Japanese Shibori Furisode
Early Taisho period, 1912-1920.
Young woman's kimono with tie-dye, yuzen dyeing, gold and silver surihaku, and silk embroidery. 50½"across shoulders; 58"long. This beautiful and very unusual kimono is in excellent condition. Read about yuzen, surihaku and shibori on the Design Techniques page..
K-4309 Front below
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