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Item Old Japanese Indigo Cotton Boro
Tsutsugaki Furoshiki Wrapping Textile with interesting complex Family Crest (Kamon) image.
Hand loomed, homespun fabric
Hand Sewn
Wonderful wall display.
Early 1900s
Fabric 100% Cotton Homespun, Hand Loomed.
4 X 4.5 Feet, 124 cm X 140 cm
Medium-Heavy Weight
0.9 lbs, 413g
Good Boro Condition
Strong Fabric
Nicely sewn boro patches.
A few very small holes.
We washed & ironed this textile.
Comments 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. The kamon family crest identified the owner

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