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[Navy blue haori (jacket) with hemp leaf design]

[Navy blue haori (jacket) with hemp leaf design]
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jacket | haori
L: 30 in, center back: 23.5 in

, unknown


Gift of Barbara Kawakami


1 jacket : silk ; 30 x 23.5 (center back) in., sleeves 16 x 11.375 in.

Navy blue silk haori (kimono-style jacket) with asa noba (hemp leaf) design. Lined with dark green silk in the shoulder area of front and back panels and sleeve interior. Secured at front with two forest green ties (6.5 in. long) attached from inside.

Originally given to Barbara Kawakami by her cousin, Mr. Tsuyoshi Oyama of Kumamoto, Japan.

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