NEW K2874 EARLY SHOWA KUROTOMESODE, CRANE AND PINE
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Early Showa Era 1930's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 50 1/2 inches ( 126.6 cms )
Across Body 23 inches ( 58.4 cms )
Length 60 inches ( 150.8 cms )
Length of Sleeve 19 inches ( 48.2 cms )
Excellent for the age, there are faint patinas on the wing of the crane and a few bamboo leaves, see photos.
This is a lovely tomesode in black silk crepe. The design around the hem is large crane with pines and has embroidered and gold couching highlights. There are 5 Kaji no Ha (White Oak) Mon present. The design continues inside the lower hem and the upper lining is red silk. Wonderful to wear, collect or display!
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