This is an elegant Houmongi
with bold and impressive 'yukiwa' (snow crystals) pattern, which is dyed with shibori(tie-dye) technique.
Small and cute motifs such as plum blossoms or fans are added, the design and the subtle colors make this kimono exceptionally charming.
Textile is soft silk with fine woven sayagata pattern.
Collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
There is a dyestuff stain on the back seam, but it should hide when worn with an obi. (A)
Please see photos for details.
There are slight stains and discoloration. There are slight stains on the collar also(sorry this part has no photos)
If you do not mind the small flaws mentioned, it can continue to be worn as a formal usage.