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Jacket

Farmer's quilted coat. Dark indigo blue body with blue and white striped kasuri collar. No closure.

Provenance

1989, sold by an antique shop in Turuoka City, Yamagata, Japan to purchased by Tomie Nagano, West Roxbury, MA; 2012, gift of Nagano to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Wayne E. Nichols and Tomie Nagano in memory of Towako Ogasawara

Japanese, late Meiji, late 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Center back: 91.4 cm (36 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1067

Medium or Technique

Cotton, indigo, velvet, quilting (sashiko), ikat (kasuri)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes