This is an elegant Irotomesode
kimono with 'shou-chiku-bai'(auspicious three motifs - pine tree, bamboo and ume blossom), 'Botan'(peony), court carriage and Heian noble pattern, which is dyed.
Textile is exquisite soft silk.
The collar is hiro-eri(unfolded collar).
There is an dyed mon(family crest) on the nape.
There is a designer's seal on the right front panel.
There are noticeable stains on the left chest and the left front panel. (B)
There are signs of wear on the collar which are relatively noticeable due to the light background color.(A)
There are noticeable smudges on the both cuffs.(D)
There is slight discoloration throughout.
There is very slight discoloration on doura(lining of upper body).
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Unfortunately, it may no longer in good enough condition to wear at formal occasions.
However, it is still graceful design which we would like you to enjoy.