This is Yogi of the great high quality of Edo period. As for this, the Kaiki- silk of the high quality is used. As for this, silk Katazome is used for the part of the shoulder. It is dyed with an indigo plant. And it is a cover for the shoulder regions. As for this, around four holes from 2cm to 3cm are seen in a Katazome part. The green Tumugi- silk thread is basting thread.
In this Yogi, good-quality silk spun by hand is used. And it is very thin. Because it is dyed, as for this, dye of high quality and a natural indigo plant are used. This was kept for a visitor carefully for Edo period by a rich merchant. This has several eyelets and stains in the upper part of the collar. This has a crack of around 3cm and a crack of around 1cm in a lattice pattern on the back. And there are several eyelets of around 5mm. This has a hole of around 1cm to lining dyed with an indigo plant. This has a thin stain of around 10cm for a front part around the middle, but does not stand out.
Size 203cm x 161cm (79.9 "x 63.3")