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Antique Japanese Tsutsugaki Futongawa
Item
Tsutsugaki Boro Futon Cover (futongawa)
100% cotton, Heavy-Medium Weight, Handspun and Hand Loomed
Someone joined two tsutsugaki textiles into a single futon cover . It has a family crest (kamon) in the center with flowers and tree images to either side.
Age
Early 1900's
Condition
Good Condition
No tears but several small pencil tip size holes. The family crest section has been machine sewn in between the side panels. Not sure what date the sewing was done. Fabrics all date from the early 1900s.
Comment
Kamon is the word for family crest in Japanese.
Size
4.3 X 6 feet
132 X 185 cm
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