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Object #2000-39/1
Object nameKimono, Uchikake
Culture of OriginJapan
MaterialsSilk, White, Tapestry, Gold, Orange, Black
TechniquesQuilted, Embroidered
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: 188.0 x 181.0 cm, W: 65.0 x 33.0 cm, D: 107.0 cm
SourceMr. Robert A. Hendry; Mrs. Marilyn J. Hendry
CreditGift of Robert and Marilyn Hendry

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