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[Muted lavender kimono with grid and plus mark pattern]

[Muted lavender kimono with grid and plus mark pattern]
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L: 56.5 in, center back: 24 in

Fukushima, Japan, unknown


Gift of Barbara Kawakami


1 kimono : wool, cotton ; 56.5 x 24 (center back) in., sleeves 21.5 x 12.5 in., collar 4.5 in.

Fine, light-weight, muted lavender wool kimono with tiny white grid pattern and dark purple plus (+) mark pattern. Gray cotton lining in collar, front and back shoulder area, and center back seat area.

Dressy kimono worn by Matsu Oyama.

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