5177: 1960's Japanese Ro Summer Silk Piece Kimono Fabric

5177: ro silk, japanese summer silk weave half yard view

Catalog# 5177

1970's Japanese Textiles:
Deadstock Ro Silk Kimono Fabric

(Ro is specially woven traditional summer silk)

Width:14 inches / 35.6cm

US$7.00 per yard(91cm)

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  • Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970's, Found as roll.

  • Fabric Description: Deadstock(never used), Japanese vintage kimono fabric.

  • Fabric Type: Ro Silk, Light Weight, motifs are slightly textured, slight sheen.

  • Measurements: width=14 inches/35.6cm selvedge to selvedge; Length= 1yard/.91m. Patterns repeat every 28 inches(71.1cm)

  • Colors: Off-white, light-milk background with black and red designs.

  • Motifs:Tall grass and berries.

  • Condition: Excellent

  • Notes: Ro silk is a skip-thread weave with spacing (see close-ups);slightly translucent; Fabric is used to make summer lady's kimonos.

$ 7.00

5177: 1960's Japanese Ro Summer Silk Piece Kimono Fabric