6506: 1960's Japanese Tsumugi Silk fabric 44" Piece (Arai-Hari)
Rare Japanese Tsumugi Silk (Pongee)Fabric
(Japanese Kimono Cleaner)
Width:14.75 inches / 37.47 cm
Length: 44 Inches / 111.76 cm
US$15.00 / piece
USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight
Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's tsumugi (pongee) silk 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: This distinctive Japanese vintage traditional Tsumugi is a light-weight, slightly translucent pongee type silk; rectangular shaped checkerboard type grid with some large chrysanthemums (7inches/ 17.78 cm diameter); patterns are done using tiny pixelated dots and tiny hash-like marks; Background is black with designs in subtlely varying hues of white and off-white ;this tsumugi is light fabric, minimally textured to the touch and no sheen; some drape; same on both sides.
Regular price $ 20.00 Sale price $ 18.00
Regular price $ 18.00 Sale price $ 10.00
Regular price $ 20.00 Sale price $ 15.00