This is a Tsumugi
Kimono with fan and 'kikko' (tortoise shell) 'Hana-bishi' (flower diamond ) on ichimatsu(checkerboard) pattern, which is woven with double ikat technique.
The fan turning to various direction is amazing.
Textile is exquisite silk and has light yet slightly crisp touch.
The collar is hiro-eri(unfolded).
It has slight wear(A) and slight smudges (B).
The snags, discoloration and uneven spot of weaving are tiny one.(C E F)
It has some other flaws such as slight discoloration on its base, tiny patinas and tiny hole on the lining.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
The flaws are not so noticeable with its deep colored background.
Please enjoy its amazing design!