6189: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 56 in.
1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 56 inches / 142.24 cm
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Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960s 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; fabric is a dark emerald green background with scattered figures, no sheen; figures are composed of 8 white squares around a red one (or vice versa, red around white); figures measure about 2 inches ( 5.08cm) across; colors of designs are silver-white and red.
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