Kimono

Japanese (Okinawan)
Meiji or Taisho era
early 20th century


Object Place: Okinawa, Japan

Dimensions

Center back: 121 cm (47 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.350

Medium or Technique

Banana fiber (bashôfu) and possibly cotton; plain-weave

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Unlined robe with blue, brown, and white vertical stripes

Provenance

Purchased from Akasaki, Ms. Hitomi, Kyoto, May 6, 1997; Gift to the MFA, June 22, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber