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[Dark indigo kasuri dirndl skirt with basketweave pattern, Fukushima, Japan]

Saito, Fumiko

[Dark indigo kasuri dirndl skirt with basketweave pattern, Fukushima, Japan]
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skirt
L: 25 in, W: 47 in
cotton
mother of pearl

Fukushima, Japan, 1980

(2004.1.31)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 kasuri skirt : cotton ; 25 x 47 in.

Accompanies matching blouse, 2004.1.30.

Dark indigo blue kasuri dirndl skirt with turquoise square basket weave pattern is composed of 3 - 13.5 in. panels and 1 - 6 in. panel. Skirt is gathered at waistband (1.75 in.) and is secured with mother of pearl button and side button closure. Measurement at waist is 30.25 in. with 1 placket overlap; 47 in. at hem.

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