This uchikake is from Taisho period(1912-1925) or early Showa period(Showa:1926-1989).
It has wonderful 'kaioke' (a hexagonal container to store clam shells, which are used ancient shell matching game - 'kaiawase' ) and clam shell motif, which is dyed with yuzen
technique. Its design is bold and has wonderful details - many parts are added embroidery, for example, some small cranes are fully embroidered.
Please enjoy its wonderful details with more photos.
Textile is rinzu, silk with damask effect, and has soft touch.
It has some stains, patinas and slight discoloraiton partly, but as a whole it is in very good condition.
*Approx background color - ivory
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft, □ Soft, Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )