6552: 1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 50in.(Arai Hari)

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Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s to 1950s Arai Hari Used
Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 50 inches / 127 cm

Catalog# 6552:

US$15.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s-50's  silk fabric 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 Type:  Lightweight silk; no sheen; print on one side,  the background is a light tan with multiple traditional motifs throughout; Designs of various type flowers, including chrysanthemums, iris, bamboo leaves, plum blossoms; classic rendering of pine tree branches, as well as streams and old-fashioned Japanese wooden fencing and torii (gate); thin metallic silver& gold accents throughout; design colors are wide range, from dark green to various pastels; other colors used: white, mustard, light to olive-greens, light lavenders and dark reds.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6552: 1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 50in.(Arai Hari)