Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Taisho period (1912-1926)
Description:
An unusual rinzu (damask) silk jacket featuring yuzen-dyed dancer and bamboo grass (sasa) motifs. The rinzu background motif is "matsukawa-bishi" (pine bark). Three family crests (mon) on the back, extremely rare, which indicates that this haori is the most formal of woman's jackets -- this garment was likely worn to a very formal function, cermony or festival. Very good condition, with minor imperfections. 46" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 36" height.
Price:
7500
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