7563:1930s-50s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 44" PalaceDolls

7563: 1930s Girls Ceremonial Silk,44in.

intage Japanese Textiles:

1930's-50s  Silk Fabric Piece
From Girl's Ceremonial Kimono
Floral, Fans & 8 Gosho Ningyo(Palace Dolls)

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 44 inches / 111.76 cm

Catalog# 7563:

US$18.00 per piece
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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:  Delicate lightweight fine red silk originally froma girl's ceremonial kimono;This is a 1930s-1950s fabric piece which is a red background color with designs of  8 Gosho Ningyo (Palace Dolls, a classic motif)  within floral orbs that are average 7 inches [17.78 cm] diameter) ;orbs have a variety of floral designs; The gosho ningyo dolls have a variety of play objects, different for each doll; Also, in the background are open Japanese fans and decorative cords; fans are filled with shibori-dot fields patterns; Colors within the designs and figures are very light brighter colors: whites, pinks, blues, greens and some light yellow accents; Designs are on one side, but as the fabric is thin, some of the designs can be seen on the reverse.

Note on colors: As all devices have different colorations and contrast, please use our text descriptions of colors to complement your sense of the color of the fabric.

Recommended for making scarf/accessories.

Condition: Excellent
$ 18.00

7563:1930s-50s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 44" PalaceDolls