5789: SOLD 1950's Japanese Chirimen Silk kimono fabric by yard
1950's Japanese Chirimen Silk Piece
Catalog# 5789 SOLD
Width:13.25 inches / 33.7 cm
Length: 62" / 157.48 cm
USA Shipping included under 4 Lbs. total package weight
Item Details and Description
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 Japanese vintage chirimen (crepe)silk kimono fabric used to make women's kimono; designs -- starting at top, there is a very pale light blue-cream shade of coloring which slowly darkens down thefabric to the bottom portion which is some sort of thatch or grid, seemingly almost an abstract design; colors are pastel greens, tans and browns (see close-ups); Very unusual look for this period.
Regular price $ 15.00 Sale price $ 10.00
Regular price $ 10.00 Sale price $ 8.00