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Item Exceptional Farmer's Indigo Cotton Boro Large Yogi

Boro-Boro From Every Angle
Patched & Patched Again

The Japanese Yogi is a sleeping garment used like a blanket for warmth.
The typical yogi had several layers of fabric for the purpose of keeping the person warm during cold winter nights
Hand dyed with indigo vegetable dyes.
Fine example of Japanese folk textile
Heavy Weight, several textile layers/patches. 
Late 1800s to early 1900s
From Mt Fuji area
Fabric 100% Cotton
Boro patched & patched again
Collar down to bottom Edge
55 inches, 140 cm
Across Shoulders & Sleeves, end to end
49 inches, 125 cm
Heavy Weight
2.3 lbs, 1020
Good overall condition
We hand washed this yogi & repaired a few loose seams.
Wonderful dramatic Japanese folk textile.
Ready for historical or artistic presentation.

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