6476:1930's Japanese Meisen Silk Fabric, 74 inches (AraiHari)
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s-1950s MeisenSilk Fabric Piece
Width: 13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 74 inches / 187.96 cm
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: Light-weight 1930s-1950s Japanese kimono silk which is a black with dark green hue background with rows of 1 inch/ 25.4mm square figures alternated with small square dot rows; Figures are soft-white with iron-red accents; slightly translucent in brighter light; patterns same on both sides; Designs have fuzzy edges, much like seen with kasuri (ikat).
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