Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Mid to Late Meiji (1880-1911)
Description:
This is an early example of silk meisen (ikat)antique kimono. Probably created during the mid to late Meiji period, this soft, striking garment features colours and patterning reminiscent of Uzbek central Asian ikat robes. The basting threads are intact. Some metallic threads were inserted, resulting in rich highlights. Very good condition. 49" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 58" height.
Price:
2500
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