Woman's unlined silk crepe kimono, printed with a design of thin undulating stripes in pale blue and dark blue, overlaid with stripes of mid brown, producing a moire effect resembling watered silk. The sleeves are finished with a curve at the outside edge. The body of the garment has been shortened with a horizontal tuck at the waist.
- Made in: Japan
- Length: 124 centimetres (collar to hem)
- Width: 126 centimetres (across sleeves)
- 87JP103 (Aranow no.)
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: JCR17725
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.