This is a contemporary high-end Houmngi - it is dyed in Kaga district, and called and guaranteed as Kaga Yuzen.
The dyer of this Houmongi
is Katsuji Minami.
It has a design of beautiful flowers such as 'peony' (botan) on basket, which is dyed in soft colors.
and worm-eaten holes which are typical marks of Kaga-Yuzen are beautiful.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri(unfolded).
There is his stamp on right front panel.
Stains on sleeves are hardly prominent and stains on front bodice can be hidden when worn. (A and B)
It has quite slight stains and smudges.
Please check detail photos.
Also, slight discoloration can be seen on the lining, although it's not mentioned on the sheet and picture.
It still can be worn!
Please enjoy its beautiful Kaga Yuzen