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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Late Meiji (1890-1911)
Description:
This antique dounuki has a stunning combination of shibori and yuzen dyeing. The bold shibori pattern is on a very fine silk, while the yuzen and embroidery work is on a thicker darkly-dyed chirimen (crepe) silk. Good condition, however, there is staining on the upper back (see detail image) that goes through to the innder lining:priced to reflect this staining. 49" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 60" height.
Price:
1100
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