Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Early Showa period (1927-1940)
Description:
A rinzu (damask) silk kimono featuring yuzen-painted doukyo (copper mirror) motifs. These motifs are painted with shishi (lion) and ryu (dragon) motifs. Embroidery highlights. The damask background is woven with similar copper mirror motifs. A single yuzen-dyed mon (family crest), reflecting a formal use for this luxury kimono. Very good condition, with minor imperfections. 50in from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 62in height.
Price:
$5000
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