7149: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 61in. (AraiHari)

7149: 1960s Kimono Silk,close 2, crepe

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960s  Silk Kimono Fabric Piece Arai-Hari
Floral, Chirimen

Width: 13.5 inches / 34.29 cm
Length: 61 inches /  154.94 cm

Catalog# 7149:

US$18.00 per piece


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: Lightweight silk originally intended to make a woman's kimono; This is a 1960's fabric piece that has a creamy tan background with small blossoms and cursive vine lines throughout; Colors of motifs are light to dark plum and some black accents; also note red dots(berries?) accented throughout;  designs on one side, but detectable on reverse; fabric is a very slight crepe, sort of a chirimen feel to the touch.
Note on colors: As all devices have differing colorations, please use our text descriptions of colors to complement your sense of the contrast and color of the images of the fabric.

Recommended for making scarfs or accessories

Condition: Excellent.
$ 18.00

7149: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 61in. (AraiHari)