James Kyaw's White Sushi Chef Jacket

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Description
The jacket was worn by James Kyaw a sushi chef for Advanced Fresh Concepts Corporation (AFC). The design is based on the Japanese happi coat, a straight sleeve coat. It is white with a navy trim and ties in the front. The AFC logo, “Southern Tsunami,” is embroidered on the left breast panel.
Location
Currently not on view
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Work and Industry: Asian Pacific American Business
Sushi
Food
ca 1980s
ID Number
2012.0204.04
catalog number
2012.0204.04
accession number
2012.0204
unknown
place made
United States
Physical Description
cotton (overall material)
polyester (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 38 in x 29 1/2 in x 1/8 in; 96.52 cm x 74.93 cm x .3175 cm
National Museum of American History
Object Name
jacket