5638:1950's Japanese Silk kimono fabric, 60 inches piece

5638 Japanese kimono silk piece, close-up2

Catalog# 5638:

Width:13.5 inches / 34.29 cm

Length: 60 inches / 152.4 cm

US$12.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4lbs 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; Lightweight silk, print on one side; designs are of parallel curving lines running lenghtwise; also, characters meaning "Tatsuta River" are interwoven in the background.

Colors: background is a dark burgundy with a hint of chocolate; thin curving lines are a soft mustard color with greens.

Condition: Excellent.

Nice drape; suitable for making scarf or accessory.

    $ 12.00

    5638:1950's Japanese Silk kimono fabric, 60 inches piece