6156: 1970s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 67 in.
1970s Japanese Vintage Kimono Fabric Piece
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 67 inches / 170.18 cm
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Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970s piece derived 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 kimono fabric used to make woman's kimono; fabric patterns on both sides are motifs of Camellia flowers on branches in the fall; background is a very light pastel peach-tan with design colors as follow: peach and dark plum; Fabric is fairly smooth, no sheen, little drape.