6196: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 71in. Piece(Arai-Hari)

6196:1960s Japanese tsumugi silk,3/4view

Catalog#: 6196

 Japanese Tsumugi Silk Fabric
from Arai-Hari
(Japanese Kimono Cleaner)

Width:14 inches / 35.56 cm

Length: 71 Inches / 180.34 cm

US$20.00 / piece 

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight


Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's tsumugi (pongee) silk 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 traditional Tsumugi is a pongee type silk-making process using raw silk threads;  Plain solid-black background with scattered 4 inch (10.16cm) long designs of leaves or vines, with small white square accents; design colors in light-brown, gray and white; designs same on both sides; this tsumugi is a  light fabric, slightly translucent, smooth but no sheen.

  • Colors:  Please use our text color descriptions to complement pictures as colors differ on each device.

  • Condition: Excellent.
    $ 20.00

    6196: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 71in. Piece(Arai-Hari)