5693: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, By Piece 52" (AraiHari)

5693 1950's silk 3/4 yard view close-up

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's Kimono Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 13.75 inches / 36.2 cm
Length: 52 inches / 1.32 m

Catalog# 5693:

US$12.00 per piece

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Fabric History/Pedigree: 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:  Lightweight  silk This is a 1950's piece in an unusual symmetrical grid of stylized blossoms in a continuous grid layout; evocative of some kasuri (ikat) layout patterns; Color is black with a hint of a lighter-brown in the designs.

Condition: Excellent for its age.

A NOTE ON OUR PICTURES: Second two pictures are intentionally over-exposed (too light) to better reveal the patterns and weave.
$ 12.00

5693: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, By Piece 52" (AraiHari)