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"Noh Child" Costume
vintage childrens costume collectible


 
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Gold couching
Our Price: $99.00
Material: Silk
Length: 22"
Width: 42" Wrist to Wrist
Hips/Waist: 37"
Condition: Good Vintage - Blemishes

Quantity in Stock:1
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Product Code: 0816MISC11


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Description
 
"Noh Child" Costume

Unusual silk undergarment from a Noh, or perhaps kabuki play.


Small size suggests it was for a child. Light silk with olive-colored medallions with shibori motifs.


The collar - the only part of this that would show to the audience - is heavily embroidered in gold couched bands against a black satin.


Technically wearable but really more suitable for display.


See videos below for information on shibori and Japanese embroidery (couching stitches).

Shibori Technique Demo
Embroidery Technique

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