This is a supreme Houmongi
made by Chiso
, one of the most famous kimono makers in Japan.
It has beautiful design of such as wave, 'Karabana' (imaginary flower in China) and charming seasonal flowers on 'Michinaga-dori'(wavy line) , which is dyed.
Gold glazing and fine embroidery work is added on the main parts and add extra elegance to it.
Its refined design shows graceful atmosphere.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
There is a stamp of Chiso.
It is sewn by mitsukoshi one of the famous Japanese department store.
Beside the discoloration on outside, it has slight smudges below the collar.
The lining is slightly discolored.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although it has worn-out feeling, it could be worn on formal occasions if these minor flaws do not bother you.
Please enjoy this elegant and traditional taste by Chiso!