6190: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 62 in.

6190: 1960s Japanese silk, 3/4length view

1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric

Catalog# 6190

Width: 14.25 inches / 36.2 cm

Length: 62 inches / 157.48 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, only slightly translucent, used to make woman's kimono; fabric patterns on both sides; fabric is dark green background with lattice design in diamond shapes throughout; there is a 1 inch (2.54 band) composed of  a stripe running lengthwise which is about 4.25"(10.79cm) from left side; The matrix line colors are a light aqua-green; fabric is slightly textured, no sheen; NOTE: The vertical stripe described above cannot be readily seen in photos.

NOTE ON COLORS:  Please use our text descriptions of colors to complement pictures, as colors vary on different devices.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6190: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 62 in.