Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Taisho era (1912-1926)
Description:
This Ro (sheer, for summer) silk boy's kimono for a special occasion, such as a wedding. This kimono is part of a set of kimono and white juban undergarment. The motifs were accomplished using yuzen-dyeing and surihaku gold outlining. Five family mon (family crests). Excellent condition, supporting the theory that this is a special, ceremonial kimono. It may have been worn only once. 33" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 40" height.
Price:
3500
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