Back right sleeve.
Back left sleeve.
I love the detail on this kimono: Silver and gold stenciled leafing (surihaku
hand-painted gold, silver, and metallic green and blue, highlighted by gold "sticking" (haritsuke
These are also some of my favorite colors. (The green is a bit too lime for me, but it goes so well
with the rest that I'm beginning to like it.)
Many thanks to Ichiroya
for identifying the artisan's stamp:
. "Uchikake and furisode which are made by Marusho
are considered to be the highest quality of dyed uchikake and kakeshita," according to Mr. Wada (of Ichiroya).