Jimbaori Mantle.

Jimbaori Mantle
Collection MAE RAS: № 13-33
Image ID: 3846161
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Museum inventory number:
№ 13-33
Title:
Jimbaori Mantle
Dating:
early 19th c.
Location:
Japan
Materials:
silk textile, velour, baleen, elephant ivory
Technics:
weaving, embroidery
Dimensions, cm:
111.0 x 66.0
Collector:
Overmeer Fisscher, van Iohann Friedrich, Foreign corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences in St.Petersburg
Commentation:
imbaori mantle is an accessory of a samurai costume, worn both with armor suit and asa-kamishimo. At the dorsal part has a kamon crest. This particular jimbaori belonged to a high-ranking samurai; it is made of the white silk plush with dark-violet lining. At the breast part has an ivory button. The kamon at the back is kenbishi剣菱.