5875: 1960's Deadstock Vintage Japanese Tsumugi (Pongee) Kimono Silk, by Yard
1960's Deadstock Japanese Textiles:
Tsumugi Silk Kimono Fabric by Yard
Width:14.75 inches / 37.47 cm
Length: 1 yard / .91m
Item Details and Description
Description: The fabric design is the same on both sides, symmetrically arranged rows of rough-edged geometric pairs; evocative of Kasuri (ikat) look but is not; Fabric is black background with copper-colored shapes; also it is textured to the touch( see close-ups).
Condition: EXCELLENT, remarkable condition for its age.
| Cultural Background Note about Tsumugi Silk: From www.nippon-kichi.jp:
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