K2976 RARE TAISHO IROTOMESODE, CRANES
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Taisho Era 1920's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 48 inches ( 120.3 cms )
Across Body 23 inches ( 58 1/2 cms )
Length 59 inches ( 148.2 cms )
Length of Sleeve 26 3/4 inches ( 67.9 cms )
This is a lovely irotomesode in unusual, vivid red, silk crepe. There are 5 Paulownia Mon present. The design at the lower front is hand yuzen of cranes in scenery. It has highlights of fine embroidery and continues inside the lower hem. The hem is lightly padded and the upper inner lining is fine red silk. Wonderful to collect, wear or display !
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