6598: 1930s-50s Japanese Meisen Silk 42 in. Piece(AraiHari)
1930's to 1950's Japanese Textiles:
From Arai-Hari Cleaners
Japanese Kimono Meisen Silk Fabric Piece
Width:13.75 inches / 34.92cm
Length: 42 inches / 106.68 cm
List Price: US$10.00 per piece
Sale Price: US$5.00
Item Details and Description
- Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s to 1950s silk fabric pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner/reconstructor called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall, by click-pushing HERE.
- Fabric Description: Meisen silk, lightweight, slightly translucent fabric, solid dark burgundy (with touch of brown) background with rows of small geometric 3/8inch (9.53 mm) square figures which are in even rows' these figures are typically fuzzy-edged, symmetrically placed in even rows; colors used for the figures are off-white, iron-red, and light-mustard; same on both sides; no sheen.
- Colors: Please NOTE that colors and contrast differ on each device, so use our text descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric.
- Condition: Excellent
Regular price $ 10.00 Sale price $ 5.00