Fireman's Coat, Hikeshi-Banten
Meiji period (1868-1911)
Quilted cotton (sashiko), freehand paste-resist decoration (tsutsugaki)
H: 40 in x W: 47.5 in :: 101.5 cm x 120.6 cm
This full-length sashiko-stitched fireman’s coat with background indigo saturation is in very good condition. A simple, refined piece that is tsutsugaki dyed, (hand-applied paste-resist), it includes elements of a tsuru (crane), good luck symbols, and dramatic cloud motifs, with gray, brown, black colors, and white resist.
Inventory # 103594
Price on Request Inquire