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Item Indigo Boro Futon, Zanshi Textiles This futon cover was hand stitched together from several segments of different textiles.
This textile expresses the Japanese concept of mottainai or not waisting something which can be repurposed to use again in another worthwhile function.
100% Cotton
Early 1900s
3.0 X 4.9 feet, 90 X 150 cm
Medium-Heavy Weight
0.77 lbs, 350 g

Good Boro Condition

We washed, ironed & repaired a few seams on this textile.

This boro textile is ready to use in your project or to hang as wall art.

Read about zanshi cloth in our Japanese Textile History page as found in the top menu.