Accession Nr.: 93.1.1
Type: clothing; costumes; textile arts
Date of production:
second half of the 19th century
Meiji era
Place of production:
Materials/Techniques: silk, embroidered
Dimensions: height: 180 cm
width: 135 cm
Maruni chigai takanoha mon. The kimono was the most distinct and characteristic manifestation of the Japanese culture. From the end of the 19th century the kimono appeared as the manifestation of Japaneseness, and similarly to the structured system of poetry, it became a vehicle of artistic expression.