5670: SOLD1960's Deadstock Japanese Chirimen Silk Kimono Fabric,yard

5670 tortoise shell motif chirimen

Catalog #5670 SOLD
Vintage Japanese Textiles:

 1960's Japanese Chirimen Silk
Ladies Silk Kimono Fabric by yard

Small Tortoise Shell Motifs:
Suitable for Dollmakers

Width:14.25 inches / 36.2 cm

Length: 1 yard  / .91 m

US$10.00 per yard 

USA Shipping included  under 4 pounds package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's fabric, deadstock (like new, never used from another era) for use in making lady's  silk kimono; 100% Japanese silk; Received as bolt; designs shown are continuous.

Fabric Type: Light-weight chirimen (crepe) silk, slight drape with background being dark green and off-white; print, on one side only.

Motifs:  Grid of tortoise shell (smaller) designs; diamond shapes are 5/8th inch (.63 " / 15.88 mm) at longest dimension; see close-ups.
Condition: Excellent

NOTE: Multiple lengths ordered will be sent in one uncut piece.

Suitable for doll-makers or small motif textile arts uses, quilting.

$ 10.00

5670: SOLD1960's Deadstock Japanese Chirimen Silk Kimono Fabric,yard