6331: 1980s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 56in.(Arai Hari)

6331:1980s Furisode Silk, full length view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1980's Arai Hari Used
Silk Kimono Fabric Piece
(Furisode type)

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 56 inches /  142.24 cm

Catalog# 6331

US$20.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1980s lightweight silk fabric piece 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 Type:  Lightweight kimono silk originally intended for use in making ceremonial  kimono (furisode type); Ornate cream-color white background with full floral motifs and other traditional designs, including shibori-dots design in stream shapes,bamboo, peonies, chrysanthemums; white background has some places with very slight hint of pink; also, entire fabric is interwoven with ornate classic designs of chrysanthemums and streams; fabric has extensive light metallic gold accents throughout; Other colors within designs: red, tangerine, greens, purple,cream, black, and gold;  intended on one side but most of the pattern is somewhat visible on reverse; lovely designs, suitable for framing or making scarf or accessories.

Colors differ on different devices so please use our text descriptions as reference.

Condition: Excellent.
$ 20.00

6331: 1980s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 56in.(Arai Hari)