Black silk michiyuki coat with flower and vine designArtist(s)JapaneseArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Datecirca 1960s-1970sMedium & Supportblack velvet with gray silk liningDimensions
33 7/16 in x 53 1/8 in (85 cm x 135 cm);29 15/16 in x 18 1/8 in x 6 5/16 in (76 cm x 46 cm x 16 cm);18 7/8 in (48 cm)Credit LineGift of Howard and Patricia YamaguchiSubject matter
Michiyuki may look like kimono, but are a specialized coat typified by square necklines and buttons down the front.Physical Description
This michiyuki is made from black velvet and features a subtle flower and vine design (peony karakusa scroll). The inside lining is gray silk. It has small buttons down the front.Primary Object Classification Costume and Costume Accessories Primary Object TypehaoriAdditional Object Classification(s)TextileCollection AreaAsianRights
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silk (silkworm material)