Lovely vintage 1940s kimono robe in blue-purple Sha silk gauze with a light grey ikat design. Sha silk is a lightweight gauzy type of silk, it is a little stiffer than other types of silk weave. This kimono is not lined and slightly sheer, perfect for summer weather. It comes with a sash made from vintage kimono Meisen silk. It is in excellent condition.
Measurements are approximate, taken flat and then doubled where necessary, see diagram on last photo to understand how measurements are taken.
Around body – 48 inches (121.92 cm) when flat and overlapped as in the diagram
Length from shoulder to hem – 54 inches (137.16 cm)
Sleeve to sleeve width – 50 inches (127 cm)
Sleeve length – 24 inches (60.96 cm)
Sash – 104 x 3 inches (264.16 x 7.62 cm)
Kimono Care: Professional Dry Clean Only