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Item Sale....Set Of 4 Cotton Zokins, Sashiko Stitching
Zokins have been used for centuries in Japanese homes, temples, and schools to hand clean wooden floors and tatami mats.
Zokins were made from layered pieces of old fabric held together with sashiko stitching. They were boro patched regularly as holes appeared, reused again and again.
Fabric 100% Cotton
hand loomed, medium weight, soft.
2 - 3 fabric layers, sashiko stitched together.
Age
Early to Mid 1900s
Size
Smallest About
9 X 13 inches
23 X 32 cm
Condition
Fair Condition