This is an alluring kurotomesode, most formal kimono for married women.
It has an elegant 'Kicho'( partition used by noble people in ancient days) design, which is dyed.
Seasonal flowers, traditional designs and phoenix
are designed on it.
Gold glazing is added to it and main parts are embroidered.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
It has 5 dyed kamons(family crest).
There is a stamp of the designer's signature on the right front panel.
Besides wear, tiny stains can be seen.
it has slight discoloration on the lining and the 'Hiyoku' (additional layer).
Although not shown on the figure, it has quite slight discoloration on the outside.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
*Though the photo shows uneven color dyes, actual background color is black.
It is in very good condition as a whole and it's still wearable enough on formal occasions.
Enjoy its glamorous classical design!