7470:1930s-50s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,57in.Pc.

7470: 1930s Japan Kimono Silk,57inches

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1930s-1950s Kimono  Silk Fabric Piece 

Width: 13.5 inches / 34.29 cm
Length: 57 inches / 149.86 cm

Catalog# 7470:

US$12.00 per piece


Fabric History/Provenance: Pieces received from a 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 a thin lightweight silk, translucent, derived from a woman's summer kimono; Background color is bright purple and is interwoven with classic designs of groupings of flowers and streams spaced around the fabric; Design is of a common white arrow theme with large curlicues cascading down the fabric, with a single stroke of mustard and aqua-blue at the center of arrows in places;  Print is on one side but mostly visible on reverse; light sheen; 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.

$ 12.00

7470:1930s-50s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,57in.Pc.