6993: 1930s-50s Japanese Deadstock Yukata Cotton Fabric,52in.,Mock-Kasuri
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s-1950s Yukata Cotton Fabric Piece
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 52 Inches / 132.08 cm
Fabric History/Pedigree: Deadstock, yukata cotton, unused from the 1930s-1950s.
Fabric Description: Lightweight, slightly translucent fabric is a traditional cotton fabric originally intended for use in making a yukata (summer cotton kimono) or coat; Background color is dark brown, almost charcoal black with distinctive designs composed of rectangular grids of thin lines, alternating with kasuri-like strokes on solid background rectangles; Also, triangle shapes alternate in checkerboard sort of array;
Condition: Excellent for its age.
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