This is a graceful Houmongi
Kimono with motifs of such as 'Matsu'(pine tree), butterfly, noshi(tied gift wrapping paper) and 'kiri'(paulownia) on circle, which are embroidered.
The hazy mist design with gold glazing shine elegantly.
Textile is exquisite silk with woven sayagata pattern and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri(unfolded).
It has a embroidered kamon(family crest) on the nape.
It is sewn by Ginza Echigoya, one of the traditional Japanese kimono shop.
Basting stitches remain and it seems to be just after cleaning.
It has slight discoloration on both outside and inside.(B)
The wear is slight.(A)
The stains on the back are not so bothering.(C)
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though not indicated, it has creases on the bottom and the collar end.
*Though the photo shows uneven color dyes, it is by the interference of the digital camera.
The actual background color is relatively more reddish one than the photos.
It is still good enough to wear on formal occasions
Please enjoy its graceful design.