Kosode fragment

Kimono fragment

Japanese
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

99 x 44 x 1.8 cm (39 x 17 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1945

Medium or Technique

Silk, appliquéd embroidery, printed and tie resist-dyed (kanoko shibori)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Kosode fragment with design of printed striped silk with stenciled birds in predominantly pink and blue; large appliqué flowers with orange and green embroidery.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund