Showcasing silk dyed with beni and safflower, and lacquered in gold, this kimono design dates to the Edo period (1615–1868), when it was used as a costume for the theatrical style known as Noh. Karaori refers specifically to the exquisitely embroidered traditional woman’s kimono that Noh theatre was known for.
July 2023 - December 2024, Horizontal
English (International Holidays)
Width: 130mm (5")
Height: 180mm (7")
Depth: 22mm (¾")