F1946 SILK HITOE KIMONO, YABANE
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Early Showa Era 1930's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 49 inches ( 123 cms )
Across Body 22 inches ( 56 cms )
Length 56 inches ( 140 cms )
Length of Sleeve 26 inches ( 66 cms )
Very Good, almost excellent very very faint mark on right collar, kimono is unused.
This is a lovely kimono in woven silk with kasuri design of Yabane (Arrow Flights). The kimono is unlined (hitoe usually for summer wear) but reinforced at the shoulder and seat with cream cotton. It was made for a young unmarried lady, note the long sleeves. Wonderful to wear, collect or display!
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