Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 152.4 CB x 127 cm (60 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.108

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, weft ikat (karsuri); cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short-sleeved kimono with light brown ground patterned with abstract, crazy-8-like shapes in green, gold, and orange; lined with white and pink cotton plain weave

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber