5927: 1950's Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric,By Piece 50" (AraiHari)

5927: 1950s Japanese kimono silk piece araihari, 1 yard view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's Kimono Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 14 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 50 inches / 127 cm

Catalog# 5927:

US$15.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: Pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner/reconstructionist called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall,by click-pushing HERE.

Fabric Description:  Light-weight silk for women's kimono which is a slight type, textured to the touch and translucent ( resembles summer silk called ro), This is an older piece from the 1950's that is in a dark brown background color; fabric has designs on both sides of classic stylized streams interwoven; pin stripes in yellow run lengthwise but fabric still looks like solid dark brown from a distance, the yellows are more visible in incandescent light or lower fluorescent lighting.

Condition: Excellent for its age.
$ 15.00

5927: 1950's Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric,By Piece 50" (AraiHari)