6191: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 62 in.

6191: 1960s Japanese silk, 3/4 length view

1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric

Catalog# 6180

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm

Length: 58 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, used to make woman's kimono; fabric patterns on both sides; fabric is black background with evenly spaced green cursive stripes running lengthwise with square and round alternating figures within them; white accents also intermittently placed;  fabric is textured, slightly rough to the touch, similar to chirimen crepe.

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

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6191: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 62 in.