6428: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ro Silk Fabric. 60in. Arai-Hari

6428: 1960s Ro Japanese Silk, long view

Vintage  Japanese Textiles:
1960's Kimono Ro Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 60 inches / 152.4 cm

Catalog# 6428:

US$12.00 per piece

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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:  1960's silk piece of lightweight, translucent summer fabric called ro, a sort of skip-stitched weave; blue-lavender background; nice drape, patterns same on both sides; Motifs are of dull silver-white-colored bands of varying lengths which run lengthwise; note the Ro stitching runs laterally; there are also mustard-brown bars intermittently spaced within the bands. 

Colors: Colors vary on each device, please use our text color descriptions to complement.

Condition: Excellent.
$ 12.00

6428: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ro Silk Fabric. 60in. Arai-Hari