Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Mid-to late Meiji Period (1880-1911)
Description:
A formal chirimen silk kimono featuring snow-covered pine and flying crane motifs. Five mon (family crests). The cranes on the upper front are fully emmbroidered (see detail images); while the pines, boats and river were created utilizing the yuzen technique, with additional silk and metallic embroidery. The snow on top of the pines are wonderfully ceated utilizing white silk embroidered threads. Very good condition. 49" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 63" height.
Price:
25000
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