5847: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ro Silk Fabric, By Piece 61" AraiHari

5847: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ro Silk Fabric, By Piece 61" AraiHari

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Kimono Ro Silk Fabric Piece
Small Motifs, Dollmakers Use

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 61 inches / 154.94 cm

Catalog# 5847:

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 1960's silk piece of lightweight summer fabric called ro, a sort of skip-stitched weave; nice drape, patterns on one side;

Fabric Motif:
 
Small (1 inch/ 25.4 mm) fans in mixed arrangements as well as streams, mums, ocean waves and maple leaves fill the fabric; see close-ups.

Colors: Background is gray with predominant motifs in various shades of blue, cream, peach and pink.

Condition: Excellent.

Recommended for dollmakers and other projects using small-sized motifs.
$ 12.00

5847: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ro Silk Fabric, By Piece 61" AraiHari