Farmer's vest of dark blue cottton quilted with subtle diamond pattern. Body is solid dark indigo blue while the collar and front trim is a blue and white diamond pattern ikat (kasuri). No closure.
About 1988, sold at Araiyakusi Temple antique market, Tokyo Japan to 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