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Item Wonderful Hand-Made Antique Sakiori Vest
Fine example of Japanese folk textile!
Decorative sashiko stitching on the collar, front and back.
Late 1800s to early 1900s
Fabric All cotton, Home Spun, Hand Loomed Japanese sakiori, type of Japanese "rag weave" uniquely consists of loomed indigo rolled cotton fabric pieces and natural white thick thread, see close up photos Hand dyed with indigo vegetable dyes.
15 inches, (38 cm) wide
35 inches, (90 cm) long
Heavy Weight
1.4 lbs, 615 g
Condition Can be worn or used for historical or artistic display.

Some basic repairs could be rehabilitated this wonderful garment into a wonderful ragged beauty, one-of-kind sakiori vest.

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