Man's court vest

Japanese (Tokyo)
Meiji era
about 1890
Designed by Tanakaya (Japanese, late 19th century)


Object Place: Tokyo, Japan

Dimensions

58.42 cm (23 in.)

Accession Number

2000.626.2

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth, silk plain and float-patterned weave, gilt buttons

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

vest front of black wool broadcloth, backed with white silk plain and float-patterned weave, gilt buttons with paulownia flowers

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf