Antique Japanese Uchikake Wedding Kimono w/. For your consideration is this red antique kimono heavily embroidered with gold and silver threads forming a large phoenix across the back. The fabric represents shibori, a traditional Japanese resist-dyeing technique, where the material is twisted or bound, dyed, and then released to reveal the unique pattern. This kimono also has geometric shapes and pine to complement the shimmering beauty of the phoenix. There is a small area where the white color has faded on the bottom of a sleeve (photo #6), but it does not affect the overall allure of this uchikake.
A masterpiece in itself, this wedding kimono would be the perfect home decor if displayed on a wall or stand. Sleeve length: 41 inches (104 cm).Kimono length: 70 inches (178 cm). Body width: 23.5 inches (60 cm). Wrist to wrist: 49 inches (124 cm).
Feel free to ask questions or request more photos. After being stationed in Japan in the military, Richard, our shop's owner, took an interest in fine Asian textiles. Stop in and see what we have to offer! The item "Antique Japanese Uchikake Wedding Kimono with Embroidered Phoenix & Shibori" is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Japanese\Kimonos". The seller is "windwhisperwest-biz" and is located in Wabasha, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Philippines, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Switzerland, Russian federation, South africa.