6055: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 60in. AraiHari

6055: 1960s Japanese Silk, close

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960s  Silk Fabric Piece  
Arai-Hari

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 60 inches / 152.4 cm

Catalog# 6055: 

US$15.00 per piece

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Item Details and Description:

  • 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 silk is a 1960s slightly translucent fabric piece in dark navy-blue (appears black in lower light) background with interwoven motifs on both sides; the fabric is textured to the touch because of the weave; the motifs are a symmetrical grid composed of tiny thin off-white plus-sign/cross shapes in staggered parallel rows;  each cross figure is 1/4 inch (6.35 mm) in size; see close-ups.

  • Colors: Please remember that colors shown may differ on different devices. Please note the colors listed in the text here.

  • Condition:  Excellent. 
$ 15.00

6055: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 60in. AraiHari