Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 140.7 CB x 124.5 cm (55 3/8 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.82

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp ikat (kasuri); cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long-sleeved kimono of undegummed silk with royal blue background, warp and weft plaid of white, warp tie-dyed with arrow-feather pattern (yabane); partially lined with white cotton plain weave

Provenance

Purchased from Annie Van Assche, Seattle; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber