Bedding (sleeping kimono) in dark indigo blue. Heavily padded with original padding. Closed bottom. Decorated using a paste resist (tsutsugaki) with white bamboo motif at bottom. A large flower, the family crest, decorates the center back.
Before 1985, inherited by Towako Ogasawara from her husband's parents, Shari-town, Hokkaido, Japan; 1985, gift of Towako Ogasawara to her daughter, Tomie Nagano, West Roxbury, MA; 2012, gift of Nagano to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)
Gift of Wayne E. Nichols and Tomie Nagano in memory of Towako Ogasawara