A beautiful festival jacket worn at festivals. They are called happi. This one has an interesting design that resembles the Star of David. In Japan this pattern is called the kagome crest. The jacket has a beautiful blue fade and features a big Japanese character on the back. The jacket can be worn open or closed with any kind of belt. It is light weight and roughly medium sized.
Taisho period, around 1950s from Tokyo
Cotton with natural dyeing techniques
Shoulder width: 65 cm
Bust: 60 cm
Hem Width: 56 cm
Sleeve: 31 cm
Sleeve End to Sleeve End: 125 cm
Total length front: 81 cm
Weight: 0,4 Kg
Great condition of fabric
Rare and beautiful design
Beautiful color fade
Jacket has been professionally cleaned and carefully ironed to preserve the organic dye. Using traditional organic methods, tiny repairs may have been made to strengthen the fabric.