This vintage summer kimono is asa chijimi - woven with strongly twisted ramie yarn, and has medium and crispy touch.
It has vibrant 'Hagi'(Japanese bush clover) and cloud pattern.
It is dyed carefully and main part
Main 'Hagi'(Japanese bush clover) parts are embroidered.
Textile is asa(ramie), and has light touch.
The collar is bachi-eri(folded collar).
The sleeve length is long, which is the feature of kimono from pre WWII.
It is hand-sewn.
Besides slight discoloration and patinas overall, stains can be seen in places.
It is incomprehensible with photos, discoloration is seen in the dye of the pattern, especially purple color migrations to white area on the left front panel and back center seam.
Also many foil threads of the embroidery are gone by deterioration.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It has flaws like this, due to its old age.
However, it's still wearable enough with very good condition if you are a real vintage fan!
Please enjoy its summer vintage design!
*In Japanese, 'asa' includes below three kinds of material. You must feel it strange that 'linen' is included.
'Taima' = Hemp
'Karamushi','Choma' = Ramie
'Ama' = Linen