5894: 1960s Japanese Tsumugi (Pongee) Silk, Arai-Hari, 63 inches Piece
1960's Deadstock Japanese Textiles:
Tsumugi Silk Kimono Fabric by 63" Piece
Width:14.75 inches / 37.37 cm
Length: 63 inches / 1.6 m
Item Details and Description
Description: The fabric design is same on both sides, looks like kasuri weave of stripes and plaid type pinstripes and various size stripes; also have fuzzy images (average size 1 inch / 25.4 mm) symmetrically placed in columns which run lengthwise ( see close-ups)
Condition: EXCELLENT, remarkable condition for its age.
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