Truly Amazing 1970's Japanese silk Wedding Uchikake Embroidered in multi colors and embellished with gold thread.
Crafted from Pure Silk with a Jacquard (self) trellis pattern in stunning shades of deep pink and cream, this beautiful Wedding Kimono (Uchikake) is simply covered in gorgeous embroidered designs of Folding fans (Sensu), Oriental Phoenix birds (Houou), Flowers and an amazing Gold bridge spanning flowing water.
There are Maple leaves, clouds, mountain tops, waves, tassels and a myriad other intricate beautiful patterns. The more you look..the more you see.
The design is completely embroidered onto the pink and cream Jacquard silk and the colors are as bright and clear as the day it was crafted. In shades ranging from purest white to deepest burgundy..including yellow, pastel blue, cream, green, pink, olive, sage, black, orange mauve and grey.
The entire design is then embellished with a multitude of gold thread embroidery.
With the traditional padded hem..in a stunning deep orange which highlights the bold orange silk lining, the Uchikake is designed to be long and trail behind the Bride as she walks.
The Uchikake has not been dry cleaned and the Vintage condition is Fine.
Traditionally Kimono have no sizing but the measurements are Entire Width (sleeve-tip to sleeve-tip) 51 1/4", Body Width 26 1/2", Length 80" and the very long sleeves (Sodetake) measure 42" from top to bottom.
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