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woman's outer kimono (uchikake)
  • Japan
  • woman's outer kimono (uchikake), circa 1953, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, satin, gold and silver-wrapped thread, embroidering
  • Paper Type: couching, satin
  • Object Length/Width: 175.75 x 123 cm
    Object Length/Width: sleeves 33 x 62 cm
    Object Length/Width: 68 x 48 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: sleeves 13 x 24 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mrs. John Manwaring in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Gordon Smith
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0038

Woman's outer kimono with decoration of pine, bamboo and cranes and padded hem on blue satin ground.