5536:1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, kimono fabric by yard

5536 one yard, silk

Catalog# 5536

Width:14 inches / 35.56cm

Length: 1 Yard / .91m

US$10.00/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: Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric used to make lady's kimono

Fabric Type: Light weight silk, same on both sides; metallic threads in places; colors: muted orange-red (called vermillion, 'shuiro' in Japanese) with iron-reds, tan, greenish brown as well as light peach colors and some darkened bands(see close-ups). 

Motifs: Traditional large flower crest deigns (mon) in horizontal bands.

Condition: Excellent.

    $ 10.00

    5536:1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, kimono fabric by yard