This is an Irotomesode
kimono with a scenery design of 'shou-chiku-bai' (auspicious three motifs - pine tree, bamboo and ume blossom), 'kiku'(chrysanthemum), bridge and house, which is dyed.
Its delicate hues are graceful.
Main parts of left front panel are embroidered.
Textile is exquisite silk with woven Sayagata pattern and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri(unfolded).
There is a square part for dyer's stamp on right front panel.
It has a dye kamon.
It has rather prominent stains on both sleeves and left collar. (B)
Stains on corner of right front sleeve are very prominent, although it doesn't have photo.
Rather prominent smudges can be seen on both cuffs. (F *It is indicated only on the lining on the figure, but discoloration can be seen also on the outside actually.)
There are other flaws such as small, but noticeable stains (E).
Please check detail photos.
It seems not to be suitable to wear, because of prominent stains .
However, we hope you enjoy this graceful classical design as a handicraft material!