Kosode fragment

Kimono

Japanese
Edo period, Keicho era
early 17th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (17.1 x 34.3 cm)

Accession Number

32.85

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of robe (kosode) of brown silk damask with interlocking hexagon pattern (kikkô-mon) and embroidered in orange, blue, light green and white silk; paper backing.

Provenance

Gift from Robert Treat Paine, Jr. to the MFA, April 7, 1932

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.