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Kimono

Style Period

1920s

Description

Kimono is full length, has traditional kimono sleeves and front opening. Has a matching obi (sash) trimmed in fringe. Allover gold thread embroidery, with very intricate multi-coloured dragon pattern on the back.

Tags

underwear
sleepwear
women's
black
animal print
silk
embroidery

Donor

The Boswell-Burr Estate

Accession Number

1-920-75-09805