5726: 1960's Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, By Piece 60" (AraiHari)

5726 1960s Silk Kimono Fabric, 60" Arai-Hari

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Kimono Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 60 inches / 152.4 cm

Catalog# 5726:

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:  Light-medium weight  silk This is a 1960's piece in dark emerald green background with two (2) pairs of rectangles (3"x4" / 7.6 cm x 10/16 cm) spaced at top and bottom of 60 inch / 152.4 cm piece; no sheen and slight drape.

Fabric Motif:
Unusual patterned rectangles are interwoven with tiny screen grid background and some sort of cord-like shapes overlain (See close-up).

Colors:  Fabric looks black in low light, but dark emerald green shows more in incandescent (sun) light; motif rectangles are in pale light green with blush of salmon accents.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 12.00

5726: 1960's Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, By Piece 60" (AraiHari)