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Item Double Wide, Kaya Hemp Mosquito Netting
Natural Beige Color, not dyed
We acquired this kaya in Kyoto but probably made at Sado Island, Nigata Prefecture. Sado Island is well know in Japan for producing the finest quality hemp kaya.
Age
Early 1900s
Fabric Heavy Weight
Loose Weave, Thick Fibers
Handspun and Hand Loomed
Note interesting characteristic prominent "stubs" as seen in last photo, found throughout this textile. Often seen in bast fiber threads.
Size
24 inches X 5.2 feet
60 cm X 160 cm
2 panels hand stitched together
Condition
Very Good, Very Strong Fabric
No Holes, No Tears
Exceptional Quality
Freshly washed & ironed ready for use in your project

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