Kimono and Obi, O-Mika (ensemble)

Costume

Identifier
C-617_a-b
Date:
1920s
Description:
A cream silk kimono and silk obi worn by Ruth St. Denis most likely in O-Mika.

Item Details:
C-617_a A cream silk kimono. The front and sleeves are embroidered with a gold cherry tree and pink silk blossoms. The sleeves are lined in pink silk.
C-617_b A long grey/mauve silk obi decorated with a pattern of floral fans.

These items were donated by Malcom McCormick in 2004.
Extent:
2
Medium:
Silk, Metal, Cotton

Related Entities
Ruth St. Denis (worn by)
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 103