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Two Tone Textural Silk Kimono Jacket

A beautiful and unique handmade circa 1970s Japanese fine silk Kimono jacket. It's made from pure silk and has a  wholly hand-tied shibori batik finish to the outer (each little 'dot' has been tied by hand prior to dyeing). The jacket is fully lined. Due to the intricate nature, shibori is one of the most expensive and labour intensive ways of dying fabric. Learn about Shibori here.

PLACE OF ORIGIN Japan
DATE OF MANUFACTURE circa 1970's
MATERIAL 100% silk 
CONDITION Very good (unworn) vintage condition with some flaws. The lining has some age spots. The silk outer also has a few pin-head sized age spots (not visible when worn because of the pattern)
MEASUREMENTS: total length: approx 82cm. Bust circumference approx 120cm

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- this is a unique handmade vintage item. There is only one per pictured style available. You will receive the exact item pictured.

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