Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 142.2 CB x 129.5 cm (56 x 51 in.)

Accession Number

2004.84

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, weft ikat (kasuri); silk plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long-sleeved kimono with purple ground patterned all over with gray and blue/green blossoms with black centers and edges; lined with red silk plain weave

Provenance

Purchased from Morita Antiques, Tokyo; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber