5918: 1960's Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 58 in. Piece(Arai Hari)

5918 1960s silk, close-up

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Arai Hari Used
Silk Kimono Fabric Piece

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 58 inches / 147.32

Catalog# 5918:

US$12.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight

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Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's silk fabric 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 Type:  Black lightweight kimono silk;  slightly textured to touch (not quite chirimen) and no sheen; same on both sides, tiny  1/4 inch / 6.35 mm squares in symmetrical grid throughout, interwoven.

Condition: Excellent for its age.

$ 12.00

5918: 1960's Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 58 in. Piece(Arai Hari)