This is a tasteful antique Fukusa from Meiji period(1868-1912).
It has auspicious Takasago
motif, which is embroidered.
The old couple's hair and mustache are finely embroidered, and very beautiful.
Textile is soft satin silk.
The edges are lightly padded with cotton.
There are missing embroidery threads due to fray.
(see the photo A)
There are more stains which are marked on the sheet.
(x marks on the sheet indicate stains. See the 4th photo of flaw photos.)
There are some other flaws such as tears.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Although it has some flaws due to its age, it is still
wonderful embroidery work which we would like you to enjoy!