PEM’s new line of reusable cloth masks feature unique details from works in our rich and storied collection. From floral Japanese kimono prints and Chinese porcelain to witches flying over Salem and an iconic great sea serpent, your mask is sure to turn heads and spark conversations. View our full selection.
kimono, Bakumatsu - early Meiji
Silk, metallic thread
62 inches (157.48 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge, 1962
About the original work: A kimono of kosode or uchikake type. Blue silk crepe with printed and embroidered patterns of flowers, trees and landscape. Embroidery is worked in gold metallic thread and multicolored silk thread on top of the printed design. Lined with red/orange silk.
2 Layer Cotton and Polyester Blend
Elastic ear loops
8 inches wide; 5 1/2 inches height (with pleats open)
Care: These reusable cloth masks are machine washable. We recommend washing your mask before first use and after wearing. Lay flat to dry.
Made in the USA
Not a direct substitute for N95, surgical, or procedural masks and are NOT FDA approved. This is a personal use item and cannot be returned.