6845: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Arai-Hari, 64in.Piece,Metallics

6845: 1960s Japanese Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Kimono Silk Fabric Piece
(Heavily Interwoven Metallic Threads)

Width: 12.25 inches / 31.11 cm
Length: 64 inches / 162.56 cm

Catalog# 6845:

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: Medium-weight 1960s silk is heavily interwoven and with brocades in metallic gold, silver, and iridescent throughout, creating a marbled pattern; a few accents are done in brocade with a metallic turquoise color (see last image for the reverse view of the turquoise brocade threads; For the majority of the fabric the marbled patterns are full with iridescent metallic glimmers; quite a distinctive piece with a somewhat modernistic, almost non-Japanese feel to it.

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Condition: Excellent.
$ 20.00

6845: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Arai-Hari, 64in.Piece,Metallics