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Kimono (Japan)

This is a Kimono. It is dated 1964 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is raw silk (tsumugi) and its technique is plain weave with tied resist patterning in warp and weft (double ikat), or yūki-tsumugi. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 164.1 x 132.1 cm (64 5/8 x 52 in.)

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Kimono (Japan); raw silk (tsumugi); H x W: 164.1 x 132.1 cm (64 5/8 x 52 in.); 1964-58-1

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