5259: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece,Nagajuban Fabric,Deadstock, 2+ yds(79") 2m

5259: vintage Japanese fine silk, nagajuban silk, closeup1

Catalog# 5259

(Fine High Quality Silk Nagajuban Fabric)

Width:14.25 inches / 36.8cm

Length: 79inches(2+yds)/ 2m

US$20.00 
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Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's, pieces derived from deadstock roll of nagajuban (under-kimono) top quality silk; (Deadstock means old inventory which is like new, but has been in storage, never been used)
  • Fabric Description: Higher quality Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric used to make woman's nagajuban (under-kimono) and/or fine liner for ceremonial kimono.
  • Fabric Type: Top grade excellent light weight Japanese silk, nice drape.
  • Measurements: width=14.25 inches/36.2cm; Length= 79" (2m).
  • Colors: gradation coloring of light  to burnished pastel pinks, some blush of very light aqua green seen in incandescent light depending on angle of view.
  • Motifs: Swaths in bands arching across width at angles with overlaying and interpsersed ceremonial floral wheels (a common decor theme taken from traditional royal flower carts from Edo era).
  • Condition: Excellent, like new.
  • Recommended for making scarf or other designer creative projects.
$ 20.00

5259: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece,Nagajuban Fabric,Deadstock, 2+ yds(79") 2m