Taisho Uchikake - Taisho A silk wedding kimono featuring a phoenix and paulownia and peony flowers. The phoenix and the paulownia are intimately associated in Japanese legend – the phoenix will only alight on the branches of this tree.
Outer robe (uchikake) with long sleeves and padded hem with design of fans and floral medecine balls (kusudama) embroidered in silk and couched with gold metallic thread on a dark blue silk satin ground; reddish-orange silk lining.
to early century Shroud and unlined kimono thing that has been tailored in linen. Adding to the sense of sheer fabric is exhilarating to the black ground color, are showing the texture of clothing suitable for summer. Nara Prefecture Museum of Art, Japan