This is a fabulous antique kyogen costume('kataginu').
Textile is hand plied asa. It is elaborately hand plied and hand woven, and artistic cranes and tortoise are dyed vividly!
Thin white silk is added inside as lining.
From hand plied textile, it seems to be from around Meiji period(1868-1912).
This piece was displayed and came from a famous museum.
Very valuable museum class piece! Click Here about Kyogen
*size 77.6 in ( 197 cm) x 40.7 in ( 103.5 cm)
*Approx background color - black
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft, Soft, □ Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )