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[Blue denim jacket, Waipahu, Hawaii]

Kumasaka, Kaku

[Blue denim jacket, Waipahu, Hawaii]
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L: 22 in, W: 21 in

Waipahu, Hawaii, unknown


Gift of Barbara Kawakami


1 jacket : denim ; 22 x 21 in.

Long sleeved blue denim (Ahina) men's jacket with handsewn buttonholes. One patch pocket on proper left front panel. Four buttons down front of jacket: three dark colored buttons of which two are of the same design, and one white button at bottom; one button closure at each cuff.

Worn by Sahichi Kumasaka.

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