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Item
Extra Long Panel
Hemp Mosquito Netting (kaya)

Natural Beige Color, not dyed
We acquired this kaya in Kyoto but probably made at Sado Island, Nigata Prefecture. Sado Island is well know in Japan for producing the finest quality hemp kaya.


Age
Early 1900s
Fabric Heavy Weight
Loose Weave, Thick Fibers
Handspun and Hand Loomed
Note interesting characteristic prominent "stubs" as seen in last photo, found throughout this textile. Often seen in bast fiber threads.
Size
12 inches X 11 feet
32 cm X 336 cm
Condition
Very Good, Very Strong Fabric
No Holes, No Tears
Very Nice Quality
Freshly washed & ironed ready for use in your project