5562: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, kimono fabric 60"(Arai Hari)

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1960's Japanese Silk Piece, kimono fabric 60"(Arai Hari)

Catalog#5562

Width:13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 60 inches / 1.52 m

US$15.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's, pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner/reconstructor called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall,by click-pushing HERE.

Fabric Description: Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric used to make woman's kimono;

Fabric Type: Lightweight silk, slight sheen and some drape..

Colors: backgrounds -- aqua-blue, burgundy and black in patterns and stripes yellow-gold;

Motifs: stripes and bands, with wheels and waves interwoven; also the stylized classic arrow feather shapes..

Condition: Excellent.

    $ 15.00

    5562: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, kimono fabric 60"(Arai Hari)