This is a vintage Irotomesode
Kimono with art nouveau style flower design such as rose, 'Ume' (plum blossom) and 'Sakura'(cherry blossom), which is dyed.
Main parts of the design are embroidered.
It has woven flower pattern such as 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) and 'Ume' (plum blossom) on 'Yukiwa' (snow crystals) on its base.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
It has a dyed kamon(family crest) on the nape.
It has basting stitches on the sleeves and on the bottom.
*The actual background color is not so reddish, but a little more bluish than the photos.
It has discoloration by ages overall.
The patinas on the pattern are a little bothering.
It has some other flaws such as wear and stains.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, we hope vintage fans enjoy this enchanting retro piece!