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[Peach koshimaki (underskirt) with red leaf design]

[Peach koshimaki (underskirt) with red leaf design]
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underskirt
L: 32 in, W: 47 in
silk
muslin

, 1920-1929

(2004.1.208)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 underskirt : silk, muslin ; 32 x 47 in., ties 19.5 x 0.75 in.

Peach silk koshimaki (wrap-around underskirt) with red leaf design in shibori or outline pattern. Natural muslin waistband (6.5 in.). Ties are attached to each end.

History
Koshimaki is a wrap-around skirt worn under kimono.

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