This is an elegant Kurotomesode
Kimono with a design such as 'shou-chiku-bai' (auspicious three motifs - pine tree, bamboo and ume blossom), house and wave, which is dyed.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Silk Hiyoku (additional layer) is attached.
It has five dyed kamons(family crest).
It has a stamp of the designer's signature on the right front panel.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, slight discoloration can be seen on the right front panel and back left bodice.
Molds on the back bodice are almost removed.(indicated as stain D)
Patinas are tiny so not prominent.
There are other flaws such as chest stains on the lining.
Please check detail photos.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn at formal occasion.
Please enjoy its graceful fashion!