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Woman's suit

Made in Japan, 1909. A dress in two parts of fine white wool broadcloth embroidered with white silk in large-scale stylized floral design; (a) a knee length jacket, buttoned and hooked down front, fitted in "princesse" lines in back wiht center back panel loose below waist, high round...

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Provenance

Japan, 1909 Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Rear Admiral James C. Pryor, Medical Corps, U.S. Navy

Japanese, 1909

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Length (skirt): 100 cm (39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.84a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes