6453: 1930s-50s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 58" (AraiHari)

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Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s-1950s  Silk Nagajuban Fabric Piece 

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

Catalog# 6453:

US$15.00 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: Light-weight silk originally intended to make a woman's under-kimono (nagajuban); This is a higher quality and fine, slightly translucent silk fabric piece with a background of solid dark purple color with interwoven designs throughout; motifs are classic designs of arrows in white running lengthwise (top-bottom), as well as interwoven designs of flowers, peaches, pines, ocean waves; A few spots there are small yellow accents in the flowers on front; interwoven figures are same on both sides; areas with designs have sheen.

Recommended for making scarf or accessories.

Condition: Excellent.
$ 15.00

6453: 1930s-50s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 58" (AraiHari)