5535: 1950's Vintage Japanese Cotton-Asa(hemp) Roketsuzome
1950's Vintage Japanese
Rare Cotton-Asa (Hemp)
(Batik style Japanese wax-resist dyed)
Width:13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 1 Yard / .91m
US$10.00 / yard (.91m)
USA Shipping included under 4lbs total package weight
Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950's, pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner / reconstructer called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall,by click-pushing HERE.
Fabric Description: Japanese vintage cotton-asa(hemp/flax-based traditional Japanese fabric); fabric used to make woman's kimono.
This is done in traditional Roketsuzome process (Batik style wax-resist dyed).
Measurements: width =13.75 inches/ 36.2 cm; Length= 1 Yard (..91 m).
BACKGROUND INFO: Roketsuzome (Wikipedia)