Fragment of robe (kosode)
early 18th century
Object Place: Japan
30.8 x 50.8 cm (12 1/8 x 20 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk damask (rinzu), embroidered with silk (shishû), couched with gold-wrapped thread (koma nui)
Not On View
Fragment of robe (kosode) with design of chrysanthemums and flowing water in brown, green and blue silk embroidery and metallic gold thread couching on a light gray silk damask ground with a floral and interlocking swastika pattern (manji tsunagi).
Gift of Yamanak & Co., Boston to the MFA on December 5, 1935
Gift of Yamanaka & Co.