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[Beige chirimen nagajuban (long underkimono)]

[Beige chirimen nagajuban (long underkimono)]
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nagajuban | undergarment
L: 56.25 in, center back: 23.5 in
silk

, unknown

(2004.1.57)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 underkimono : silk ; 56.25 x 23.5 (center back) in., sleeves 24 x 12 in.

Beige chirimen (silk crepe) nagajuban (long underkimono) with sheer off-white lining along front panels and three-quarters of back (37 in.). Collar is 4.375 in. wide. Deep hem (13.5 in.).

Inscription
Written in Japanese on cloth tag, interior proper left collar: Okuno Misuyo.

History
Nagajuban worn by Mrs. Kimiyo Hamamura Okuno's daughter, Misuyo.

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