This is a vintage Irotomesode
Kimono with 'genjiko' (ancient Japanese incense), 'botan' (peony), 'aoi'(hollyhock) and ivy motifs, which are dyed in delicate colors.
Its design is simple, yet graceful.
Main parts are embroidered.
Textile is Rinzu silk with 'shippou'(jointed four circles), clematis and ivy patterns and has soft touch.
Bodice and sleeve length is long,which is the feature of kimono from pre WWII.
Discoloration by ages can be seen on the background.
It has tiny stains.
There are prominent stains (D) on left front panel.
It has flaws such as small holes and tears by frays.
Please check detail photos.
Though it has flaws by ages, please enjoy its graceful design of vintage!