Silk kimono

Sep 22, 2021. 02:33 UTC
Silk Kimono
Debra
United States of America

Category
Japanese art

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Yes
Description

Purchased in Japan circa 1950's. Never worn. Minor staining on inside lining. Protective bottom Hem tape in place. Robe is 51" in width with sleeves displayed. Obie has one stain as shown.

Provenance

Purchased in Japan by my husband's grandfather and given to his mother. She gave it to me. It has been in storage the entire time since purchase.

Answered within 5 days
Sep 27, 11:37 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$500 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Debra,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage Japanese white brocade silk kimono and obi
made in Japan, mid 20th Century
brocade outer lining; cream silk inner lining, white obi with tapered ends
51 inches
CONDITION: never worn but with staining to both inner lining and obi
PROVENANCE: purchased in Japan in the 1950s
$300-500*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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