This is a refreshing color Houmongi
kimono with a design of such as 'Housouge'(imaginary Chinese flower) and 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) on cloud, which is embroidered with drawn work(one of the technique of removing thread partly to make a ground textile seen through) technique and dyed.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft and comfortable touch.
*The background color may look uneven in the photos but actual color is one tone just as HTML color.
The wear is rather prominent, because of the light background color. (A)
It is slightly discolored overall, ones on the sleeve seams and the back center seam are rather noticeable.(B)
Also smudges on both cuffs are prominent.(C)
It has some other flaws such as a small stain on the left front panel (D), and quite slight discoloration of the lining.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
This piece is not suitable to wear, however, please enjoy its graceful design!