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[Organza kimono sleeve protectors]

[Organza kimono sleeve protectors]
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sleeve
L: 9.5 in, W: 8 in
silk

, unknown

(2004.1.200)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 pair of sleeves : silk ; 9.5 x 8 in.

Pair of sheer organza sleeves sewn to piece of cardboard. Lower edge has four rows of gathers (5 in. wide) and decorative chain stitched design of loop.

Inscription
Written on cardboard: Haruno Tazawa 1917.

History
Sleeves were to be attached to inner kimono sleeve to protect kimono.

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