Camellia Meisen Antique Japanese Silk Kimono Haori Jacket, magenta & cream
CAMELLIA MEISEN Antique Japanese Silk Haori Kimono Jacket
A beautiful longer-line antique Haori jacket in Meisen silk, which is woven using the Ikat technique of dyeing the threads before they are woven.
The fabric has a more structural feel to it than crepe, and the overall effect makes this a statement piece.
The upper lining is cream and pale blue hand -stitched shibori (tie-dyed).
Himo (front ties) are red
Approx measurements :
Sleeve edge to sleeve edge - 122cm, 48in
Across back - 58.5cm, 23in
Back length (from base of collar) - 90cm, 35.5in
Age - c.1920-50
Condition - Very good
It has a couple of very light stains which are not apparent during wear
Posting via Royal Mail to UK, EU & USA, Signed and/or Tracked
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