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Old Japanese Indigo Cotton
Tsutsugaki Furoshiki Wrapping Textile
Family Crest (Kamon),Tsuta Leaf (Ivy)
of the Kiga Clan
Hand loomed, homespun fabric, Hand Sewn
Wonderful wall display.
Early 1900s
From Osaka Prefecture
5.3 X 3.2 Feet, 163 cm X 100 cm
Medium-Heavy Weight
Very good condition, no holes or tears, several very small hardly noticeable repairs
Comment See Japanese Textile History for further discussion about tsutsugaki. This textile was typically used to wrap and protect valuable objects (ie. furniture) while in storage or not in use.