This is a vintage summer Kurotomesode
with designs of such as quail, 'Hagi'(bush clover), 'Nadeshiko'(dianthus) and bamboo leaf, which are dyed.
The large and colorful pattern emerges out against the black background.
Textile is exquisite Hira-Ro (plain Ro) silk and has soft and smooth touch.
The collar is bachi-eri(folded collar).
Sleeve length is long, which is the feature of kimono from pre WWII.
It is hand-sewn.
It has 5 dyed Kamons.
It has no 'Ishikiate'(square piece of reinforcement cloth).
It has basting stitches on both sleeves and seems just been cleaned.
The black background is prominently discolored overall. (B)
It has some other flaws such as a prominent stain on the right front panel.(C)
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although not shown on the photo and the sheet, it has a snag on the right front sleeve.
Although it has aged feeling overall, please enjoy its vibrant and retro design of a vintage.