This is a vintage Meisen
Kimono with vibrant 'asanoha'(hemp leaf) pattern, which is woven.
Its vibrant pattern adds more elegance to it.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The 'Douura' (upper lining) is cotton.
The collar is bachi-eri(folded collar).
Momi(thin red silk) is attached on the sleeve lining.
It has discoloration and patinas by ages overall.
It has a linear black stain on the left chest, and it is a little bothering.
The stain on the back (I) will be hidden be obi.
It has some other flaws such as rather large uneven spot of weaving and tiny holes on the lining.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws bu ages, it could be worn if these minor flaws do not bother you.
Please enjoy its full retro taste of vintage!
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