6355: 1950s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 61in.(Arai Hari)
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's Arai Hari Used
Silk Chirimen Kimono Fabric Piece
Width: 13 inches / 33.02 cm
Length: 61 inches / 154.94 cm
US$20.00 per piece
USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950s 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 silk, in black and rusty-orange partial checkerboard configuration, 12 rows; Rectangle shapes are 4.5" X 6.5" (11.43 cm X 16.51 cm); Fabric is a light chirimen, just slightly textured; intended for front-side use; back dyeing is slightly different within the rusty-orange shapes; slight drape.
NOTE: Colors differ on different devices so please use our text descriptions as reference.
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