Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
Haruko Watanabe is going to give a talk about "meisen kimono" at Shibui Antiques at 38 Washinton St. Brooklyn, NY at 19:00 on Nov. 3.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #598032 (stock #6248)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
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Genuine museum piece which was worn by a palanquin bearer (kagokaki) for a lord or high ranking samurai in late Edo era (19th C). This kimono was prepared by a lord as a uniform. Homespun, hand woven very thick cotton dyed with natural indigo. Stencil resist dyed in both sleeves. In excellent condition. 140cm x 154cm 4.6f x 5.1ft