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Fireman's Coat

Provenance

Before 2013, acquired by Nakamura Textile Art, Kyoto, Japan; January 2013, sold by Nakamura Textile Art to Pamela Parmal, Providence, RI; 2013, sold by Pamela Parmal to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Japanese, Late Edo period, late 18th - early 19th century

Dimensions

Center back: 96.5 x 144.8 cm (38 x 57 in.)

Accession Number

2013.191

Medium or Technique

Deerskin; smoke resist dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes