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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Late Meiji period (1890-1910)
Description:
A large wedding silk over-kimono (called 'uchikake') featuring many Edo period scenes embroidered onto a dark blue satin-silk ground. The many sceners were created by gold-colored metallic couching embroidery as well as simple embroidery highlights. The red inner lining is a rinzu (damask); padded hem (the custom with all uchikake). Very good condition, with several spots where the couching has come detached (very minimal and inconspicuous). 47" from sleeve-end to sleeve -end x 66" height.
Price:
15000
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