NEW K2982 RARE TAISHO KUROTOMESODE, MANDARIN DUCKS/WATER/PINES
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Taisho era 1920's
Across Shoulders and Sleeves 50 1/2 inches ( 126.7 cms )
Across Body 23 1/2 inches ( 59.7 cms )
Length 59 inches ( 148.3 cms )
Length of Sleeve 19 inches ( 48.3 cms )
Excellent, just very light marks, left front in pine design, see photo. Black is very lightly discoloured.
This is a lovely rare, tomesode in black silk crepe from the Taisho Era. The design is of pairs of mandarin ducks, water and pines. They are highlighted with fine embroidery and the design continues inside the lower hem. The upper lining is smooth red silk. There are 5 Plantain Mon present. The sleeves have been shortened, excess fabric is inside the sleeve. Wonderful to wear, collect or display !
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