Fireman's Coat with Tobiguchi

$1,025.00
  • Japanese Antique kimono
  • Japanese Antique kimono
  • Fireman's Coat with Tobiguchi
  • Fireman's Coat with Tobiguchi
  • Fireman's Coat with Tobiguchi

Fireman's Coat with Tobiguchi

$1,025.00

Hand sewn firefighter's hanten 半纏 (heavier weight coat made popular in the 18th century) with tsutsugaki 筒描 (resist dye technique) and applique.

Features imagery along the bottom of crossed tobiguchi 鳶口 (firefighter's hook tool). The back features the kanji 消 (extinguish). The front has the kanji 福井消防組 (Fukui Fire Brigade) down the lapels.

  • Cotton
  • Indigo
  • 19th Century
  • 49" x 39" (width, height)
  • SKU: FT-2877
  • Gallery