This is a vintage Irotomesode
kimono with glamorous folding fans pattern, which is dyed colorfully.
Vibrant seasonal flowers are designed in each fan.
Textile is silk with damask effect(rinzu), and it has soft to the touch.
Sayagata pattern and 'Marumon' (circle) of flowers are woven on fabric.
Collar is bachi-eri(folded collar).
Length is 147cm(4'8"), rather short.
If you unpick the seams at inside of the sleeves, additional 24cm(9.75in) can be extended on sleeve length.
Patinas and discoloration on the pattern, and spots of mold on left front panel are disturbing. (C.D)
Discoloration along and between the sleeve seams and shoulder line are noticeable.
Smudge on the both cuffs are also noticeable. (B)
It has some other flaws, such as tears and repaired tears, as shown on photos.
Please see photos for details.
Due to its old age, it has some flaws, but it is a very charming vintage kimono.