[Muted green kimono with kata komon (small stencil design) rectangle and triangle pattern]
Gift of Barbara Kawakami
1 kimono : wool, cotton ; 57 x 24 (center back) in., sleeves 20.5 x 12.25 in., collar 4.5 in.
Fine, light-weight, muted green, wool kimono with kata komon (small stencil design) pattern of black-line triangles of various sizes randomly overlaying vertical rows of small brown-line rectangles. Lined with gray cotton at collar, shoulder area and length of center back panel.
Dressy kimono worn by Matsu Oyama. Subdued colors were used when one cannot afford a new kimono since it can be worn a long time.
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