Japanese traditional silk brocaded embroidered wedding kimono with lining, 1970's or earlier. | Fine embroidered wedding kimono gown with traditional wedding motif: flying white storks, flowers and flowers cart. Material: silk brocade
Embroidered han-eli. han-eli: decorative collar on under-kimono
1920s wedding kimono, or uchikake, from the Taisho or Showa era. Puffs of pine needles set off painted gold pine cone clusters, white cranes float gracefully amongst wisps of clouds. All hand painted, lined in red silk. No sash as they weren't worn as such (shown with scarf to define waist). Padded cord within hem.