5504: SOLD 1960's Japanese Silk,Deadstock kimono fabric,combined stripe-kasuri-look
Combination of Stripes and Mock-Egasuri
(picture-kasuri type design)
Width:14.75 inches / 37.47cm
Length: 1 Yard / .91m
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: Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric used to make kimono; patterns on both sides; rare combination of stripes with a mock-e-kasuri design of sparrows and geometrics in usual classic kasuri style;
Fabric Type: Lightweight silk color is light ivory, same color as unprocessed silk; dyed stripes on one side, solid off-white-tan with kasuri designs on other.
Measurements: width =14.75 inches/ 37.47cm; Length= 1 Yard (.91m).
Colors: backgrounds -- stripes are gray and light-red; the other area (kasuri) is a tan-white background with colonial grays and deep reds.