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Boy's Ensemble: Kimono, Vest and Shoes (Geta)
Japanese Boy’s Outfit

Artist/maker unknown, Japanese. Worn by Alan Marwine, American, born 1947.

Made in Japan, Asia

Shōwa Period (1926-1989)

c. 1951

Kimono and vest: blue and multicolored printed silk plain weave, off-white silk plain weave; Shoes: blue and multicolored painted and lacquered wood, light brown and black striped cotton velveteen, sisal cord, brass

Kimono (Center Back Length): 28 1/2 inches (72.4 cm) Vest (Center Back Length): 18 1/2 inches (47 cm) Shoes (Each): 6 × 3 × 1 1/2 inches (15.2 × 7.6 × 3.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Alan Marwine, 2011

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