6167: 1930's Japanese Silk Piece,Kimono Fabric 59" Komon (AraiHari)

6167: 1930s Japanese silk, long view

Catalog#: 6167

1930s-40s Japanese Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 12 inches / 30.48 cm

Length: 59 inches  / 149.86  cm

US$15.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930's-1940s 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 navy-blue background color silk with designs of 1 inch (2.54cm) X-shaped florals with dotted diamonds in counter-relief; symmetrical grid throughout; figures and designs are in gray-blue to colonial blue and muted whites;  design on one side, but some shows through on the reverse.

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

Condition: Excellent.

Komon: smaller size motifs suitable for dollmakers and smaller-scale projects

    $ 15.00

    6167: 1930's Japanese Silk Piece,Kimono Fabric 59" Komon (AraiHari)