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Object #2013-116/1
Object nameKimono, Uchikake
Culture of OriginJapan
MaterialsSilk, Gray, Orange, Thread, Gold, Orange, Black, Gray, Green, Light Green, Dark Green, Dark Pink, Light Pink, Orange, Yellow, Dye, Blue, Green, Gray, Yellow, Orange, Purple
TechniquesEmbroidered, Quilted, Resist Dyeing
Exhibit LabelFrom the 16th century onward, these ceremonial winter robes were worn by ladies of warriors or noble families and later adopted as part of the highly formal traditional bridal costume.
DimensionsL: 65.2 x 40.5 in, W: 26.2 x 49.7 in
SourceMs. Margaret H. Levis
CreditGift of Margaret H. Levis

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