5606: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 40" Piece (Arai-Hari)

5606 1960s Arai Hari silk tsumugi fabric, 40" view

Catalog#: 5606

Rare Japanese Tsumugi Fabric
from Arai-Hari
(Japanese Kimono Cleaner)

Width:14 inches / 35.56 cm

Length: 40 Inches / 101.6 cm

US$10.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's tsumugi (pongee) silk 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 traditional Tsumugi is a pongee type silk-making process using raw silk threads; checkerboard pattern in rust and greenish-browns; tsumugi is light fabric but textured to the touch, closer to what raw silk feels like.

Condition: Excellent.

    $ 10.00

    5606: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 40" Piece (Arai-Hari)