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Meisen kimono

Wool kimono patterned in the style of Miro. Black figures on a striped ground of pink, white, blue and yellow.

Provenance

March 2012, purchased by Pamela Parmal at Todaji Temple Flea Market, Tokyo, Japan; 2012, gift of Parmal to the MFA. (Accession date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William C. Van Siclen, Jr.

Japanese, Showa, mid 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Length x width: 153.7 x 127.6 cm (60 1/2 x 50 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.966

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave; ikat dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes