Kosode fragment

Kimono

Japanese
Edo period, Keicho era
early 17th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

73.7 x 44.1 cm (29 x 17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1937

Medium or Technique

Silk damask (rinzu), gold metallic thread; tie resist-dyed (kanoko shibori), embroidered (shishû)

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Kosode fragment with design of water and tie-dyed chrysanthemum in brown on a silk damask ground with embroidered flowers in blue, yellow, tan and green silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund