6085: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 51in. AraiHari

6085: 1960s Japanese Silk Fabric, long view

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

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 51 inches / 129.54 cm

Catalog# 6085: 

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:   Light-medium weight silk is a 1960s  fabric piece ; burgundy color is uniform throughout background, with interwoven flowers distributed vertically as shown; The flowers' thread is a muted gold color with some metallic elements within the flowers; note that the flowers are apparently embroidered, the leaves interwoven; intended for use of one side only(shown); fabric is smooth to the touch but not a sheen(see close-ups).

  • Condition:  Excellent. 
$ 15.00

6085: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 51in. AraiHari