Shibori & Antique Kimono
Shibori ” is Japanese traditional hand stitching tie-dye, using rare natural plant pigments. It is very high quality and at an expert level of Japanese artisan skill. Antique Kimono made from 1868 to 1989 in Japan. The materials are silk and muslin.
Japanese names of the eras
Meiji=1868-1912, Taisho=1912-1926, Showa=1926-1989,
Pre-war Showa is antique in Japan,
Post-war Showa is vintage in Japan.
I selected them from Temple Antique Markets
in Osaka and Kyoto, Japan.
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