Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Taisho (1911-1927)
Description:
A plain silk miyamairi kimono used for christening a baby boy at a Shinto ceremony, featuring an unusual amount of yuzen-dyed motifs on both front and back. The main motifs - on the back - are of a kubuto (samurai helmet) and dove. The yuzen work is varied and exceptional. Very good condition. 35" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end.
Price:
$750
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