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Length of fabric

Length of fabric for kimono depicting baseball players, on large diamonds on top of background of alternating horizontal stripes of beige with brown baseball bats and blue stripes.

Provenance

October 25, 2009, purchased by Paul McAlpine, Weymouth, MA from the Kitano Tenmangu market, Kyoto, Japan; 2009, year-end gift of McAlpine to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul Edward McAlpine

Japanese, 1930s

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Length x width: 75 x 34.5 cm (29 1/2 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5484

Medium or Technique

Rayon plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles