6425: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 58" (AraiHari)

6425: 1950s nagajuban purple silk, long

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's  Fine Silk Fabric Piece Nagajuban Fabric

Width: 13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 58 inches / 147.32 cm

Catalog# 6425:

US$20.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: Pieces 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: Lightweight high-quality fine silk is slightly translucent; fabric originally intended to make a woman's under-kimono(nagajuban); This is a 1950's fabric piece with a deep purple background with all patterns interwoven; large floral circles and curlicue stems all rendered by interweaving process; sheen varies with the figures having less sheen; soft fabric has very nice drape.

Recommended for making scarf or accessories.

Condition: Excellent.
$ 20.00

6425: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 58" (AraiHari)