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Buddhist Priest's Robe (Kesa) with Pattern of Swallows among Willow Branches

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Brocaded twill with supplementary weft patterning; silk and metallic thread
Dimensions: Overall: 48 x 78 in. (121.9 x 198.1cm)
Classification: Textiles-Costumes
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1919
Accession Number: 19.93.9

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