This is an elegant Houmongi
Kimono with a design of such as 'Tachibana' (Japanese green citrus), flower diamond and 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) on 'kikko' (tortoise shell), which is dyed on the pale pink background.
Fine embroidery work is added on the main part.
Textile is exquisite glossy silk with woven sayagata pattern and has soft touch.
Collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
The stains on such as the left front panel and right chest are noticeable. (C)
The wear(A) (*hard to see from the photos) and smudges inside the both cuffs(B) are prominent.
It has relatively prominent patinas on the pattern in places. (D)(*hard to see from the photos)
It has some other flaws such as slight discoloration on the outside and inside.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
The wonderful textile could be useful for your handicraft.
Please enjoy its charming design.