5519: Japanese 1960's Kyoto Roketsuzome(batik) Silk Fabric, by yard

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Catalog# 5519

Vintage Deadstock
1960's Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric

Authentic Roketsuzome(Japanese batik-style)

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm

Length: 1 yard / .91m

US$10.00 per yard
(USA Shipping Free under 4 pounds)

Item Details and Description:

  • Fabric History/Pedigree:   Lightweight deadstock silk (new but unsold stock) estimated from the 1960's. Found in roll with maker's mark at start of roll; probably Kyoto roketsuzome, we do not recognize the factory name.

  • Fabric Description:  Certified Authentic Roketsuzome (Batik style wax-resist dyed) silk;  slight crepe (chirimen) feel with country scene(bamboo leaves, chrysanthemums, clouds in classic style; Wax-resist roketsuzome shows patterns mostly on one side.

  • Colors: Dark Mauve, sort of dark plum background color; various colonial blues, grays, and off-whites in the motifs.

  • Condition:  Excellent.
$ 10.00

5519: Japanese 1960's Kyoto Roketsuzome(batik) Silk Fabric, by yard