• Manufactured in Japan,
  • 100% black silk,
  • Lined with midnight blue silk.
  • This kimono is adorned with 5 family crests "Kamon Maruni Takanohane."

What is the meaning, history, and samurai affiliation of the Japanese crest Kamon Takanohane?

The Kamon Takanohane is a Japanese heraldic emblem that carries profound meaning and is often associated with distinguished samurai families. This specific motif is embellished with a falcon feather, symbolizing both nobility and power. Falcon Feather: The falcon feather is a symbol of bravery, swiftness, and insight. It also represents a spiritual connection with the falcon, a majestic bird of prey often associated with the warrior class of samurai.

Affiliation with Samurai Families: The Kamon Takanohane is traditionally linked to certain samurai families in Japan. These families, often endowed with a rich history and martial heritage, used the Kamon as a means to distinguish their lineage and express their values. The use of Kamon Takanohane dates back to ancient times when samurai would adorn their garments and armor with emblems to identify their clan on the battlefield. Today, Kamon remains a symbol of pride and honor, recalling the martial traditions of previous generations. This distinctive motif testifies to the cultural richness and martial legacy of Japan, and its presence on a kimono imparts an aura of authenticity and respect for the ancient traditions of the samurai.

What is the use and how to wear the traditional black Japanese Montsuki kimono for Iaido?

The traditional Japanese black Montsuki kimono is not commonly worn during regular Iaido practice, which focuses on sword-drawing techniques. However, it can be reserved for special occasions such as public demonstrations, ceremonies, competitions, or other formal events associated with Iaido. Here are some tips on its use and wearing in the context of Iaido:

    1. Appropriate Occasions: Reserve the black Montsuki kimono for special events, competitions, public demonstrations, or any other formal occasion associated with Iaido.
    2. Formal Significance: Montsuki is a traditional Japanese garment associated with ceremonial events. Choosing to wear a black Montsuki adds a dimension of formality and respect to the occasion.
    3. Correct Wearing: Ensure that you wear the Montsuki kimono correctly, with the left side overlapping the right side, following the formal practice for traditional Japanese clothing.
    4. Mon (Family Crest): If the Montsuki features a mon, the family crest, it adds a personal and symbolic touch to your attire. Make sure the mon is positioned correctly.
    5. Mobility: Keep in mind that Iaido practice requires significant mobility. Ensure that the Montsuki does not restrict your movements during demonstrations or competitions.
    6. Accessories: You can complement your attire with other traditional accessories such as the obi (belt), hakama (wide pants), and sageo (cord attached to the sword).

It is recommended to check the specific rules of your Iaido school or seek advice from your instructor regarding the appropriateness and preferences related to wearing the black Montsuki in the context of Iaido.

Care: dry wash, silk required!

Period: showa(1929~1989)

Condition: good condition (judge for yourself using the detailed photos)

Dimension:

Height:129cm

Width:60cm

Width from sleeve end to sleeve end: 127cm

Handle height: 48cm

Handle width: 33cm


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Men's Vintage traditional Japanese kimono TakanoHane Montsuki

  • Product Code:004-Maruni-Takanohane
  • Availability:In Stock
  • 189.00€

  • Ex Tax:189.00€

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