K2549 EARLY SHOWA KUROTOMESODE, CRANES, PINES AND TEMPLES
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Early Showa Era 1930's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 49 inches ( 124.5 cms )
Across Body 23 inches ( 58.4 cms )
Length 60 inches ( 157 cms )
Length of Sleeve 18 1/2 inches ( 47 cms )
Excellent for the age, just a few light dye marks, see photos)
This is a lovely tomesode in black silk with 5 Paulownia Mon present. The dramatic hem design is of flying cranes with pines and temples. There are touches of embroidery and gold couching highlighting the design which continues inside the lower hem. The upper lining is smooth red silk. Wonderful to wear, collect or display!
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