6057: 1980's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 61in. Piece(Arai-Hari)
Rare Japanese Tsumugi Fabric
(Japanese Kimono Cleaner)
Width:14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 61 Inches / 154.94 cm
US$20.00 / piece
USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight
Item Details and Description
- Fabric History/Pedigree: 1980's tsumugi (pongee) silk 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: Japanese vintage traditional Tsumugi is a pongee type silk-making process using raw silk threads; The three(3) large red figures per piece are 12.5 inches X 6.5 inches (31.75 cm X 16.51 cm) and show on both sides; this tsumugi is a light fabric and fairly smooth to the touch, no sheen.
- Colors: Dark charcoal-black background with figures interwoven in dark red with silver and tan accents.
- Condition: Excellent.
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