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Art & Design

Unknown artist, Japanese; Meiji
Happi or Hanten (worker’s jacket), late 19th/early 20th century
Cotton; plain weave, tsutsugaki (freehand indigo-paste resist-dying technique)
95.3 x 74.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 inches)
Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.055

Unknown Artist

Happi or Hanten (worker’s jacket)

Unknown artist, Japanese; Meiji
Happi or Hanten (worker’s jacket), late 19th/early 20th century
Cotton; plain weave, tsutsugaki (freehand indigo-paste resist-dying technique)
95.3 x 74.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 inches)
Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.055


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