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Suzel Afonso
Suzel Afonso • 1 year ago

Semamori - symbolic patterns embroidered as good luck symbols on the back of children's clothing. Traditionally embroidered on the top back of the child’s kimono, often in white or red.

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Child's dress, ca. 1840; MMA C.I.42.175