The Geisha District, Kanazawa

The Geisha District, Kanazawa

Mineko Vintage Silk Ikat Kimono

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Destination: Kanazawa, Japan

This white silk kimono with its cheerful pops of red and turquoise manages to be elegant and fun at the same time. Purchased in the city of Kaga, just about a half-hour’s drive from Kanazawa, it’s named after Mineko Iwasaki, one of the most famous geishas of all time.


Literally translated, the word “geisha” means “art-doer.” It’s a fitting description of women who are masters not only of traditional Japanese dance and music, but also of the art of communication, keeping co... Read More

Details and Dimensions

Sleeve to sleeve: 45", Length: 62"
Silk, lined in beige cotton, very good condition. This is a vintage piece and could be worn or displayed on a wall.

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