5692: 1950's Japanese Silk Kimono Piece, Fine Kinsha Silk

5692 1 yard, kinsha 1950s silk

Catalog# 5692
1950's Japanese Silk Kimono
by yard
Special Kinsha

Width: 13.5 inches / 34.3 cm

Length: 1 Yard / 91cm

US$15.00 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs. total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: Deadstock roll, never used, from 1950s or earlier; selling by the yard.

Fabric Description: Japanese vintage silk kimono fabric originally used to make a woman's kimono. 

Fabric Type: Fine, light weight silk called kinsha, slightly textured like chirimen, interwoven with designs throughout of flowers; motifs are plum blossoms and pine tree branches; oval shapes with traditional patterns on each; slight drape and some sheen.

Colors: Background is dark blue (hint of colonial blue) ; also there are yellow-copper, dark plu greens and ligbter blues. 

 Condition: Excellent. for its age.

Recommended for making scarf, clothing accessories.

    $ 15.00

    5692: 1950's Japanese Silk Kimono Piece, Fine Kinsha Silk