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Item Farmer Indigo Short Jacket
Mixed Hemp & Cotton Fabric
White threads cotton, blue hemp
All Hand stitched together
100% Homespun Hemp & Cotton
Hand Loomed Fabric
Lapel is hemp & cotton too.
Uncommonly Soft , Thick Fabric, Somewhat Loose Weave
Early 1900s
0.7 lb, 325g
Medium Weight
Good Overall Condition. There are stains to some sections; the shadowy areas on the left sleeve & mid left front.
We have washed & ironed this garment.
See last photo for measurements
Also, note the interesting combination of check pattern on the bottom left and on the sleeves while the remaining fabric has double thin stripes. The weaver most likely ran out of white thread for the weft and continued to weave just with the indigo threads.