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5473: 1980's Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Undyed Chirimen by yard

5473 undyed chirimen silk, 1 yard view

Catalog #5473

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

 1980's Japanese  Silk
Undyed Chirimen Silk Kimono Fabric by yard

Interwoven Designs 
Never Dyed, Natural Silk Color
(light beige-white/ivory)

Width:15 inches / 38.1 cm
Length: 1 yard  / .91 m

US$10.00 per yard 
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Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1980's fabric, deadstock (like new, never used from another era) for use in making higher end lady's silk kimono; 100% Japanese silk, chirimen (crepe) type; Received as a full roll; designs shown are continuous.
Fabric Type: Light-weight pale creamy ivory color silk -- the natural color of undyed chirimen (crepe, textured) silk,; designs are interwoven so on both sides.

Motifs: Designs are traditional stylized water swirls, pines, plum blossom traditional Japanese country fencing; 

(TECH NOTE: We have under-exposed some of the images to better reveal the interwoven designs; our pictures show more milk-white in most images here, but in incandescent room light this fabric is definitely light ivory in color.)

Condition: Excellent.


$ 10.00

5473: 1980's Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Undyed Chirimen by yard