5244-2: Japanese Deadstock Chirimen(Crepe) Silk Furoshiki (Folding Cloth)

5244-2: Japanese Chirimen Silk Furoshiki Full View

Catalog# 5244-2
Japanese Deadstock Chirimen (Crepe) Silk Furoshiki

(Traditional Folding/Gift Wrapping Cloths)

Width:27 inches / 68.6 cm
Length:  27 inches  / 68.6 cm

US$12.00 
(USA Shipping free under 1 pound)

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree:  These are recently made (between 1990-2000) furoshiki, traditional folding cloths with many uses; (See our blog HERE with info on use of furoshiki)

Fabric Description:  100% Japanese silk, manufacturer is Fujimiyabi, chirimen type, crepe textured to touch.
Fabric Type: Light-medium weight silk, high quality chirimen (crepe)silk.

Measurements: 27 inches / 68.6cm cm square.
Colors: Pastels, light greenish-blue background, Designs are predominantly in darker pastels with balance of light to medium tone pastels in shades of green- aqua; flowers have mustard, rusty burguncy, varying oranage and shuiro (vermillion); metallic gold edges to  flowers and within striped diamond shapes; See close-ups.

Motifs: Large diamonds in a grid are about 11" (28.9cm) across and 8" (20.3cm) vertically; Some of the diamond shapes are striped; There are also metallic gold accents on flowers and borders of shapes; Flower types are chrysanthemums, cherry blossoms, colored stylized bamboo & maple leaves; also peonies and other flower type; Designs on one side only.
Condition: Like new.

$ 12.00

5244-2: Japanese Deadstock Chirimen(Crepe) Silk Furoshiki (Folding Cloth)