5244-2: Japanese Deadstock Chirimen(Crepe) Silk Furoshiki (Folding Cloth)
Japanese Deadstock Chirimen (Crepe) Silk Furoshiki
(Traditional Folding/Gift Wrapping Cloths)
Width:27 inches / 68.6 cm
Length: 27 inches / 68.6 cm
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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.
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