This is a vintage Michiyuki
coat with checkered pattern, which is dyed with shibori-style technique.
Glamorous flowers are dyed on the pattern.
Its glamorous vibrant colors are impressive.
Textile is exquisite silk with woven 'shokkou'(octagon and rectangle) pattern and has soft touch.
Stitches of lining of right collar are frayed and torn. (H)
(*However, it is indicated on left collar lining on the figure.)
Flaws such as discoloration and patinas, due to its old age, stains and dyestuffs can be seen.
(B) is a whitish dyestuff of uneven dye, although it is indicated as peeling spot on the figure.
Dyestuffs of the lining are light brownish stains. (G)
It has smudges.
Also, slight discoloration and patinas can be seen on the lining.
Please check detail photos.
This piece seems not to be suitable to wear, because of tear of the lining.
It must be an amazing handicraft material!