6149: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 59in. Piece(Arai-Hari)

6149:1960s Japanese Tsumugi Silk,full view

Catalog#: 6149

Rare Japanese Tsumugi Fabric
from Arai-Hari
(Japanese Kimono Cleaner)

Width:14.5 inches / 36.83 cm

Length: 59 Inches / 149.86 cm

US$20.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight


Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960'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; very distinctive interwoven patterns of flowers on long stem bunches; this tsumugi is a  light fabric and slightly textured to the touch; Background is a medium shade of brown with a hint of olive green; Note also the weaves create a tiny pixelated (tiniest)checkerboard pattern (only visible in bright light and very close inspection).

  • Colors: Reminder than colors vary on different devices, please note our text names for colors to complement your view.

  • Condition: Excellent.
    $ 20.00

    6149: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 59in. Piece(Arai-Hari)