6287: 1950's Japanese Meisen Silk Piece, by yard

6287:1950s Japanese Meisen Silk,yard view

Catalog# 6287

1950's Japanese Textiles:
Japanese Kimono Meisen Silk Fabric by yard
(Kasuri-like Designs)

Width:14 inches / 35.56cm
Length: 1 Yard / 91.44 cm

US$12.00 per yard 

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Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950's, Found as a 13 yards(11+ m) roll.
    (If you want whole roll, contact us for discount pricing; please include product number)

  • Fabric Description: Deadstock(never used), Japanese vintage kimono fabric.

  • Fabric Type: Meisen silk, Light-Medium Weight.

  • Colors: Black background with red and  off-white.

  • Motifs: Mock-kasuri patterns of 1.75 inches (44.45 mm) fuzzy-edged plus-sign shapes which run zig-zag over a checkerboard alignment; also bands composed of red pinstripes create the checkerboard look.; the 'plus' figures are a very common look seen in cotton Japanese ikat(Kasuri), but the checkerboard pattern is distinctive, seldom seen; note: this fabric is NOT Kasuri, but made in a different process in this Fifties meisen fabric.

  • Condition: Excellent
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6287: 1950's Japanese Meisen Silk Piece, by yard