5553: 1950s Japanese Meisen Silk Kimono Fabric by Yard
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
Meisen Silk Fabric Piece
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 1 Yard / .91 m
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Fabric Description: Lightweight meisen silk This is an early 1950's piece; Meisen is defined literally as 'common silk stuff'; and has grown in popularity in the last few years; Meisen from that period are usually larger bold patterns and bright colors like this. See close-ups.
Fabric Motif: Large plum blossoms, fuzzy, impressionistic-like look (common in meisen).
Colors: Background is cream with designs in vermilion (orange-red, known also as shuiro in Japanese -- believed to ward off evil spirits in traditional contexts), as well as peach, grays, black and touches of mustard and pink.
Regular price $ 1,500.00 Sale price $ 750.00
Regular price $ 15.00 Sale price $ 10.00