The Kimono Gallery
Silk ‘Furisode’ (long-sleeved kimono worn by young unmarried women). Meiji or Taisho periods (1868-1927), Japan. MET Museum (Met dates this garment at 1850-1950, which is very broad) (Gift of Mrs. Ray...
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Dorothea's Closet Vintage 20's Dresses
1920s wedding kimono, or uchikake, from the Taisho or Showa era. Puffs of pine needles set off painted gold pine cone clusters, white cranes float gracefully amongst wisps of clouds. All hand painted, lined in red silk. No sash as they weren't worn as such (shown with scarf to define waist). Padded cord within hem.
The Kimono is a traditional Japanese garment used by women, men and children. The word "kimono" - which in its literal sense, translated directly from Japanese, means "thing to wear" (ki = "use" and mono = "thing") - is used to denote the names of those long robes.
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1920s kimono / embroidered floral kimono / BIRD OF PARADISE kimono
Vintage 1920s rayon kimono in dark navy blue. Heavily hand-embroidered with flowers birds. Some floral embroidery on the sleeves as well. ------------ ❉ Condition: Excellent ❉ Label: -- ❉ Tag Size: -- ❉ Fabric: rayon ❉ Length: about 49" ❉ Length (across the sleeves): about 50" ❉ Length (of the sleeves): 17" ❉ Bust (no closures): 46" ------------ ❉ Sizing & Fit - All measurements are taken while the garment is lying flat, and the measurements are then doubled. A good suggestion for…