K2846 RARE EARLY SHOWA RO SILK SUMMER KIMONO, FLYING CRANE AND WAVES, HAND YUZEN
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Early Showa Era 1930's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 53 inches ( 133 cms )
Across Body 23 1/4 inches ( 59 cms )
Length 61 inches ( 153.3 cms )
Length of Sleeves 201/2 inches ( 52 cms )
Excellent for the age, faint marks lower left front, see photo, watermark near mon, centre back, see photo, faint marks on collar, see photos.
This is a wonderful summer kimono in black ro silk. The rare dramatic design is of a single crane flying above the waves and is coloured with hand yuzen technique. Yhere are 5 Mon present, Kiku (Chrysanthemum) Mon. The kimono is unlined except for the collar which is lined in white silk. Wonderful collector's item!
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