6407: 1950s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 58 in.(Arai Hari)
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's Arai Hari Used
Silk Kimono Fabric Piece
Width: 13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 58 inches / 147.32 cm
US$15.00 per piece
USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950s light-medium weight 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: Light-medium weight silk, very slightly textured to the touch with pinkish-tan color background with interwoven tiny (1/8"/3.17mm) squares in checkerboard pattern throughout; The designs are rather unusual, hardly noticeable as Japanese motif; motifs are what look like tulips and other flowers and different figures; colors are rouge red and very light pale yellows; Fabric same on both sides.
NOTE: Colors differ on different devices so please use our text descriptions as reference.
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