Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Late Taisho to early Showa (1920-1935)
Description:
A chirimen silk jacket featuring a bold design worked with yuzen-dyeing and metallic couching. It has large fan motifs with gorgeous details. Besides a large fan motif, its details include hollyhock, 'kaioke' (a hexagonal container to store clam shells, which are used in an ancient shell matching game - 'kaiawase' ) with decorated seashells, paper crane, and phoenix motifs. Single mon. Very good condition. 49" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 33" height.
Price:
10000
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