6163: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Women's Kimono Fabric 58"(AraiHari)

6163: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Women's Kimono Fabric 58"(AraiHari)

Catalog#6163

1960s Japanese Silk Fabric Piece

Interwoven Nagajuban/liner fabric

Width: 14 inches / 35.6 cm

Length: 58 inches  / 147.32  cm

US$20.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970's, 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 silk kimono fabric used to make woman's nagajuban or kimono liner; Lightweight fabric is consistently a mauve-pink color background and slightly translucent; Motifs are interwoven of maple leaves (solid) and maple leaves(outlines) throughout; the solid maple leaf shapes are shiny, almost metallic brightness;excellent drape; main side has fuller sheen, reverse still shows leaves, just subtly.

Colors: Please use any text descriptions of colors in considering the fabric, as colors vary on different devices.

Condition: Excellent.

    $ 15.00

    6163: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Women's Kimono Fabric 58"(AraiHari)