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Yam Mask
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.41
Black silk damask with interwoven paulownia pattern; plum blossoms embroidered in solver, gold, and gunmetal gray metallic threads, and persimmon, brown, and black silk threads.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Black Nagoya-style obi in sateen weave (shusu) with embroidered plum blossom designs
1930 – 1950
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.331
Black silk leno weave (gauze) fukuro obi; floral medallion patterns woven in lacquered red, gold-coated paper (kinran). and a synthetic turquoise metal-coated paper.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Black silk gauze fukuro obi with large woven floral 'hosoge' medallions
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.334
Black plain-weave satin with appliqued patches in abstract geometric shapes, with woven floral, geometric, and landscape designs.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Black Nagoya-style obi with appliquéd pathces woven in varied designs
1930 – 1950
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.341
Black pain-weave satin interwoven with silk threads in light purple, rust, coral, maize, chartreuse, red, white, and ultramarine, and metallic threads in three shades of gold.  The hexagonal shapes are definied by a weft of gold-coated paper (kinran) in pale greenish gold; the gold threads used in the medallions are wrapped.  Inside each medallion is a phoenix design among a floral scroll.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Maru obi with woven designs of hexagonal medallions with phoenixes among floral scrolls
1933 – 1966
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.345
White silk hand tie-dyed with dark indigo, in two techniques: makiage shibori and kanako shibori.  Cream or pale peach-colored plain weave silk lining.  Cord silver and white braided silk (kumihimo)
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Dark indigo shibori haori
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.347
Black crepe silk with origame crane designs hand-painted by paste-resist yûzen techinique, in colors and gold pigment.  Lining is pink silk damask with woven pattern of truncated floral medallions.  Double oak leaf crest (kashiwa) is embroidered with bokashi-dyed blue and white thread.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Black crested haori with yûzen painted origami crane design
1940 – 1960
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.356
It is a grayish purple silk crepe kimono with wax-resist patterns, hand-painted design and metallic threads embroidery. The kimono is in full length and has elongated sleeves. The fabric is dyed with purple, leaving the family crest under the collar and the floral design part white. The dark purple scale pattern is added using wax-resist technique. Then the design of multiple kinds of plants is hand-painted with white, red, yellow, pale and blue green, and black colors. The half bottom of the family crest is also dyed with pink. There are mix of tropical flowers and foliage including four kinds of orchids, gladiolus, ferns, and ginger in red, yellow, green, purple, black and white hue. Embroidery is added in various metallic threads around the contours of flowers and leaves.
Minagawa Gekka
Summer crested kimono with orchid design on purple crackled ground (hibiware)
1945 – 1955
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.359
Purple silk damask with hitome kanoko floral design in graduated scale, from small at collar to large at hem.  Lining is plain white silk at the top, the lower third and sleeve ends are purple.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kimono
1960 – 1979
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.360
Multicolored silk with gold and silver threads, woven in T-paper (sayagata) pattern
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Saga brocade zôri (shoes) woven in sayagata
1933 – 1966
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.371A&B
Gray silk with indigo tie-dye hitta mura pattern cut across with diagonal wavy lines of dark blue.  Lining is plain-weave white silk with blue bokashi at sleeve ends and hem.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Gray kimono with overall shibori indigo dot pattern and random dark blue lines
1975 – 1985
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.373
Gray silk damask with surihaku (gilt), embroidered and appliquéd brocade designs, bordered in couched gold-wrapped threads.  Lining is plain weave silk, white above and gray below.  Has double oak-leaf (kashiwa) crest embroidered in gold thread.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Formal gray kimono with gilt, embroidered and appliquéd saga brocade cloud designs
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.378
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