H2712 TAISHO URUSHI SILK HAORI, FANS, RARE LINING 'TALE OF GENJI'
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Taisho Era 1912-1926
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 50 inches ( 125.3 cms )
Across Body 23 1/4 inches ( 59 cms )
Length 37 inches ( 94 cms )
Length of Sleeve 25 1/2 inches ( 64.7 cms )
Excellent for the age and colour, just a few small light marks, these can just be seen on the photographs.
This is a lovely, high quality silk haori with urushi decoration of fans. The inner upper lining and sleeve linings has rare design of 'Tale of Genji' with calligraphy on smooth silk. The haori is the flattering longer length fashionable in the Taisho Era. Wonderful to wear, collect or display!
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