Unlined Kosode (Hitoe) with Grasses and Dewdrops

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: second half of the 18th–19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Resist-dyed plain-weave silk gauze (ro) embroidered with silk and metallic thread
Dimensions: Estimated dimensions: H. 70 in. (177.8 cm); W. 60 in. (152.4 cm)
Classification: Costumes
Credit Line: Purchase, Roy R. and Marie S. Neuberger Foundation Inc. and several members of The Chairman's Council Gifts, 2000 Benefit Fund, and funds from various donors, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.428.55

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