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Cotton Komebukuro Patchwork Bag
Boro Rice Bag, Hand Sewn
One Of The Best Examples of an Old Komebukuro That I've Ever Acquired
See "Japanese Textile History" for our narrative about these charming folk textile rice bags.
Age
Early to mid 1900s
Size
Large Size (laid flat)
23 X 13 inches
58 X 32 cm
Medium-Heavy Weight Fabrics
Lined with solid indigo cotton fabric
Condition
Good Patchwork Condition
Great variety of fabrics: thin stripes, kasuri, katazome, indigos and some browns
Hand made solid indigo cord