5498: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, w/metallic brocade, kimono fabric

5498 vintage deadstock Japanese kimono silk fabric, close-up101

Catalog# 5498

Vintage Deadstock Japanese Kimono Silk
Interwoven Metallic Brocade

Width:14.125 inches / 35.88 cm

Length: 38 inches / 96.52 cm

US$15.00/yd

USA Shipping included under 4lbs total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's, pieces derived from deadstock roll of kimono silk; (Deadstock means old inventory which is like new but has been in storage, never been used)

Fabric Description:  High-quality silk, Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric used to make lady's higher-end type kimono; interwoven brocade in metallic golds and silvers throughout background and flowers (see close-ups); each piece(38") has 2 bouquets of flowers, each 16 inches (40.64 cm) tall

Fabric Type: medium-weight silk, designs on one side, thicker weave so less drape; suitable for framing.

Measurements: width =14 1/8(.125)inches/ 35.88 cm; Length= 38" (96.52cm).

Colors: background is light pastel pink with various shades of mauve, gray, dark pinks, deep burnished reds, white and gold used for the designs. 

Motifs: 2 Large flower bouquets on each piece(38") each 16 inches (40.64 cm) tall.

Our pictures don't do this fabric justice as the metallic threads glitter shine  varies with lighting and depending on the angle of view.

Condition: Excellent. 

    $ 15.00

    5498: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, w/metallic brocade, kimono fabric