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6928:1960s Japanese Silk Nagajuban Fabric, 56in.(Arai Hari)

6928:1960s Nagajuban Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960s Arai Hari Used
Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 13.5 inches / 34.29 cm
Length: 56 inches / 120.54 cm

Catalog# 6928:

US$15.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight

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Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960s 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, minimally translucent; slight sheen; probably intended for use in making a woman's nagajuban (under-kimono); designs are printed on one side; background fabric color is red and interwoven with classic geometric maze designs as well as flowers in bloom; the designs are in off-white with some accents in yellow, pale-aqua-blue, and orange; The designs are large Temari balls and decorative cords; Designs also include geometric shapes (triangles & partial triangles that are filled with interwoven patterns of geometric mazes or mon/crests).

Colors: Please use our text color descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric due to differences in contrast and color on different devices.

Note: Recommended for making scarves or accessories.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6928:1960s Japanese Silk Nagajuban Fabric, 56in.(Arai Hari)