This is an elegant Irotomesode
kimono with a design of oshidori (mandarin duck), which is elaborately embroidered.
As for oshidori (mandarin duck), it is usually designed in pairs.
A oshidori (mandarin duck) is running away from other kind water birds.
It has embroidered kamon(family crest) on the nape.
Textile is exquisite glossy silk and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
It has basting stitches and seems just been cleaned.
*The background color may look uneven in the photos but actual color is one tone just as HTML color.
It has no prominent flaws, and it is in excellent condition.
Please enjoy this unique oshidori (mandarin duck) design.