7633: 1960s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,56in.Brocaded

7633: 1960s Japanese Kimono Silk, 56inches

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1960's Kimono  Silk Fabric Piece 
Brocaded Floral Medallions & Phoenix

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 56 inches / 142.24 cm

Catalog# 7633:

US$15.00 per piece
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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 lightweight silk, minimally translucent, for use in making a woman's kimono; The Background color is dark plum (a touch of dark purple hue -- depending on lighting) with  brocaded classic designs of 2  large floral medallion (9inches / 22.86cm) diameter,  one rendering a phoenix design; the metallic threads are gold and burnished silver colors, and some thicker, dark-red brocade threads (these red threads are mixed with other metallics); latter is visible on back of the fabric; please view our image closeups; slight drape, brocade on one side, threading visible on reverse, as in our close-ups.

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.

 Very Good, a few pinholes (price reduced)

Regular price $ 0.00 Sale price $ 15.00

7633: 1960s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,56in.Brocaded