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Asian Art

Japanese priest robe (for a novice?)

19th century
23 1/4 in. (59.1 cm)
The Helen Wells Seymour Collection. Gift of Mrs Charles B. Doolittle
1954.11.174
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Helen Wells Seymour (1878–1937) Collection, Bristol, Conn.; Laura Seymour Doolittle (1873–1957), New Haven, Conn., gift in 1954; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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