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Japanese Antique Textile Baby's Ceremonial Kimono with Hand-painting


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 1388021

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Baby's ceremonial kimono made of machine woven cotton with hand-painting with motif of noble people. It has se-mamori (charm) with silk thread. The diagonal stitches to the left means it is boy's kimono ( to the right is girl's ). In old days, it is believed that evils come from back and a baby is vulnerable without seam in the back, so se-mamori is put. In good condition but a bit dusty from aging. Dry cleaning only. Late 19th to early 20th century. 62cm x 76cm