6203: 1950s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 57 in.

6203: 1950s Japanese silk fabric, full view

1950s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric 55"

Catalog# 6203

Width: 13 inches / 33.02 cm

Length: 57 inches / 144.78 cm


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Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950s 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; printed fabric patterns on one side; fabric is black background almost filled with flowers and mustard-colored shibori-dot fields; colors of chrysanthemums & plum blossom flowers include: white, Fuschia, blues, greens, purple, light-tangerine and light colonial blue; Some of the flowers have metallic golden accents or trim; fabric is interwoven with royal carriage wheels patterns throughout; fabric is soft to the touch.

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

Condition: Excellent.

$ 20.00

6203: 1950s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, Arai-Hari, 57 in.