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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Late Meiji period (1880-1912)
Description:
A subtle and refined kinsha (fine crepe) silk kimono featuring alternating tan and ivory vertical stripes. Delicate rinzu (damask) horizontal stripes as highlights. Delicate cross-hatch stenciled motifs within the striping. On the lower half of the garment, kiku (chrysanthemum) and kaede (maple) leaves on “shikishi” (square papers) faux-shibori motifs. The upper inner white lining is hand-spun and woven. A subtle red stain on the front shoulder. 49” from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 58” height.
Price:
$7500
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