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7112:1930s-50s Japanese Chirimen Silk Kimono Solid Black Fabric, 54in.(Arai Hari)

7112: 1930s black silk chirimen, closeup

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s-1950s Arai Hari Used
Solid Black Chirimen Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 13.75 inches / 34.92 cm
Length: 54 inches / 137.16 cm

Catalog# 7112:

US$18.00 per piece

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Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s-50s chirimen 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 fine chirimen (crepe) silk, solid black and slightly translucent; this is a delicate fabric that has light stretch to it due to the chirimen interweaving; soft to the touch.

Recommended for use in making scarves, other accessories, embroidery, or dyeing projects.

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.
$ 18.00

7112:1930s-50s Japanese Chirimen Silk Kimono Solid Black Fabric, 54in.(Arai Hari)