6088: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 63in. AraiHari

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Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950s  Silk Fabric Piece  

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 63 inches / 160.02 cm

Catalog# 6080: 

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 , slightly translucent silk is a 1950s  fabric piece in soft salmon-pink color background with black designs of  1/2 inch (12.7 mm) round flower shapes configured in grid to fill fabric; at center of flowers are small accents in dark colonial-blue and pink; lined rectangular figures(see close-up) arranged in symmetrical grid layout; motifs on one side but reverse shows flowers; the fabric is fairly smooth to the touch but has no sheen;slight drape. 

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

  • Condition:  Excellent. 
$ 20.00

6088: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 63in. AraiHari