This is a Kurotomesode
kimono, most formal Kimono for a married woman.
Chayatsuji (water garden scenery) pattern is carefully and colorfully embroidered.
Gold touch is added for extra elegant look.
Textile is silk, and it has soft touch.
It has Hiyoku (additional layer).
Collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
It has five kamons dyed out.
There are several small stains (C.D) on left sleeve and left front panel.
It also has slight wear on collar and smudge on both cuffs.
Doura 'upper lining' and Hiyoku (additional layer) fabrics are slightly discolored. (sorry no photos)
Please see photos for details.
*Background color may seem uneven on photos, but it is actually one tone of color as seen in HTML code*
Although it has some flaws as mentioned, it still is a very charming item to wear!
We would like you to enjoy its luxurious embroidery work!