7237:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,47in.Piece

7237: 1980s Chirimen Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1980's Kimono  Chirimen Silk Fabric Piece Arai-Hari
Deer Hunters, Archers, Pheasant, Florals

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 47 inches / 119.38 cm

Catalog# 7237:

US$15.00 per piece


Fabric History/Provenance: 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: This is lightweight silk from a woman's kimono; Background color is dark copper with quite unusual designs of large flowers and branches, as well as deer, pheasants, archers in trees, hunters on horseback with spears, and flowers on leafy branches; Design colors are earth-tones and various blues; much of the coloring is of the gradation type, resembling the coloration seen in batik prints (Please view close-ups); same on both sides; slight drape.

Recommended for making scarf/accessories.

Colors: Please use our text descriptions to complement your sense of the colors, as color and contrast differ on different devices.


$ 15.00

7237:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,47in.Piece