Kimono: Silk

Production date
Circa 1920s-1930s
Hand embroidered Chinese reversible kimono. (MRM) Outer side black embroidered with polychrome floral sprig motif (carnations?) and Chinese (?) sign for 'Long Life'. Inner side beige embroidered with chrysanthemum motif (colour has run). Tassled fastening cords.
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Object Detail

Length: 113cm (44 1/2")
Shoulder width: 71cm (27 15/16")
Sleeve Length: 33cm (13")
Associated notes
"For leisure wear, as dressing gown or evening" - MRM
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