6408: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 58 in.(Arai Hari)

6408: 1960s Japanese Silk fabric, long

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Arai Hari Used
Silk Kimono Fabric Piece 

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 58 inches /  147.32 cm

Catalog# 6408

List Price US$20.00 per piece
Sale Price: US$15.00


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960s 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 Description:

1960s Japanese silk kimono fabric which has a black background with interwoven decorative ribbons running lengthwise; also different-sized brocaded squares (largest is 3 inches/7.62cm square); designs are on one side; back is negative coloring of the front - burgundy background with black ribbons and brocade threads; There are also metallic silver or gold threads used in the square figures, as well as a few of these lengthwise; a few very tiny pinholes along the center(these can only be seen with bright light behind the fabric).

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

Condition: Excellent. 

Recommended for making scarf or accessories.

Regular price $ 0.00 Sale price $ 15.00

6408: 1960s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 58 in.(Arai Hari)