6842: SOLD-1920s-40s Pre-War Japanese Deadstock Silk Kimono Fabric, Fans,Yard

6842: Pre-WWII Japan Silk, fans, close2


Pre-War(WWII) Japanese Textiles:

1920s-1945 Deadstock Silk Fabric
Special Decorated Japanese Fans Motifs

Width: 12.5 inches / 31.75 cm
Length: 1 yard / 91.44 cm

Catalog# 6842:

US$15.00 per yard

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1920s to 1945, Pre-World War II Deadstock Japanese silk for women's

Fabric Description: Deadstock (new, never used but from another era) lightweight silk piece from Pre-War Japan is in original roll and label; the fabric is lightweight, high-quality old Japanese silk, intended for use in making a woman's kimono; the fabric is slightly translucent and is soft, nice drape; designs are printed on one side but mostly visible on reverse; Background color is tan; Designs are of various style Japanese fans, each of them decorated with either flowers, birds in-flight (Phoenix?),classic asa-no-ha (hemp leaf) pattern, and various other lines or crest-like repeat patterns on fans; Colors within the fans include blues, dark-salmon(rusty-burgundy?), beige, colonial blues, orange, grays, and light tans;  Label reads, Made in Kai (price) 44 Yen 38 Sen (100 Sen = 1 Yen),for roll: Kai is the pre-war name for present-day Yamanashi Prefecture.

About Colors:  Please consider our text color descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric, as colors and contrast differ on different devices.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6842: SOLD-1920s-40s Pre-War Japanese Deadstock Silk Kimono Fabric, Fans,Yard