6074: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 62in. AraiHari

6074: 1960s Japanese Silk, long view

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

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 62 inches / 157.48 cm

Catalog# 6074: 

US$20.00 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 Navy-Blue background which uses lighter shades of blues for parts of the motifs;  fabric is textured to the touch and the lengthwise weaving reveals tiny pinstripes top to bottom; Motifs are of hillside country scenes, forest, houses and Pagodas; same on both sides (see close-ups).

  • Condition:  Excellent. 
$ 20.00

6074: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 62in. AraiHari