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Item
One-Of-A-Kind
Dark Indigo Shishimai Hemp Cape (partial)
Hand Dyed Tsutsugaki Images
Handspun & Hand Loomed
Good condition, some nicely sewn boro patches, see 4 row photo
Age
Meiji Era 1869 ~ 1912
Certificate of Authenticity included
Discussion
Dramatic historical texile. Traditional Lion Dance Cape. See Last Photo which shows similar design.

Note whirligig, Buddhist symbol of Dharma, universal harmony and the balance of opposites
Size
3 X 4.5 feet, 90 X 140 cm
Heavy Weight, thick fabric