7008:1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 53in.(Arai Hari)

7008:1930s Japan Silk, Fans, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s to 1950s Arai Hari Used
Silk Fabric Piece
Classic Theme: Fans - Open & Closed

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 53 inches / 134.62 cm

Catalog# 7008:

US$10.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s-50s 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:  Thin, lightweight silk, soft, translucent; no sheen; designs print on one side but mostly visible on reverse; background fabric color is a ruby-red but as it is  translucent color in bright light is more a medium red tone; Motifs of fans -- open and closed -- are in white and dark peach, a few instances of light gray; slight drape; Suitable for making scarfs or accessories.
Colors: Please use our text color descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric due to differences in contrast and color on different devices.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 10.00

7008:1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 53in.(Arai Hari)