antique Japanese orange Shibori silk kimono / gold floral embroidery / formal full length jacket
Orange and white silk Shibori kimono with formal length sleeves- with large cloud puffs of ivory with printed flowers and gold metallic embroidery throughout.
Wide circumferences of bright orange puffs separate the all over Shibori tie- dye textured white and orange patterning.
Silk jacquard, with overlaid floral screening and gold embroidery; the Shibori overlays the jacquard.
Slightly padded collar for shaping.
Fully lined in palest buff silk- the lower body is lined in orange silk.
Wonderful weight and texture- the Shibori silk has a bit of heft.
Assumed post- war, traditional construction and amazing quality.
In excellent condition- this absolutely stunning kimono would be a wonderful robe, lounging jacket, formal evening coat, or wall hanging.
25.5" shoulder seam to shoulder seam
48.5" chest (24.25" across the back underarms, open armholes)
61" overall length
12.5" sleeves (dropped shoulder seams)
40" sleeve drop length