Furisode Koshimaki (kimono)

Japanese
Edo
18th century
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Object Place: Japanese

Dimensions

Center back: 170.2 cm (67 in.)

Accession Number

2016.543

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, embroidered with silk and gold-metallic thread

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Brown/red kosode embroidered allover with small buddhist symbols

Provenance

Probably early 19th century until about 1998, Date family, Japan; by about 1998, sold by the Date family to T. Yanagi Oriental Fine Art, Kyoto; 1998, sold by T. Yanagi Oriental Fine Art to John C. Weber, New York; 2016, gift of John C. Weber to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber