5453: 1950s Japanese Meisen Silk Fabric Kasuri Style
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950s Meisen Silk Fabric Piece
Width: 14.5 inches / 36.8 cm
Length: 1 yard / 91cm
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Fabric Description: Deadstock (new, never used but from another era) light-medium weight meisen silk This is an late 1950's - 1960's1950s; Meisen is defined literally as 'common silk stuff'; and has grown in popularity in the last few years; it is a kasuri (ikat) type weave fabric with usually larger bold patterns and bright colors.
Fabric Type: Light Weight Meisen silk; due to weave has slightly textured feel, no sheen.; Interesting design of what seem like falling triangles placed at random, with floral accents; same on both sides.
Colors: Background is iron-red (hint of burgundy); Other colors of shapes are aqua-green, mustard and gray; here in the classic kasuri-style motif is burnished silver and black bands running lengthwise.
Regular price $ 1,500.00 Sale price $ 750.00
Regular price $ 10.00 Sale price $ 8.00