|Item||Wonderful Japanese Farmer Handmade Boro Noragi Long Jacket / Kimono.
Very Thin Stripes Exterior Fabric
Patchwork Boro Lining
Sashiko, Lovely Faded Indigo
Long length (see size chart, last image)
Strong, thick indigo dyed Cotton fabric.
Abundance of well done sashiko stitching throughout.
Homespun and hand woven. Lovely faded indigo cotton fabric.
|See last photo for measurement chart.
4.0 lbs, 1845 g
|Good Boro Condition
We have washed & ironed this garment.
It is ready to wear or display as a wonderful example of a Japanese folk craft.
|Comment||These infrequently found indigo dyed cotton sashiko garments are treasured today as unique survivors of a once ubiquitous but now lost handmade folk textile mingei (people's) craft. This Cotton noragi farmers garment was locally fashioned in the colder mountainous regions of Tohoku, Northern Japan.|