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Item Cotton Boro Repaired Sakabukuro Sake Bag Hand loomed, Hand Made,
(See our Japanese Textile History Page)
Date written in very light kanji on the bag: Taisho 5 or 1916.

Found at an old sake distillery.
Fabric Cotton saturated with kakishibu.

Moderately stiff but not as stiff as very dark sakabukuro because of fewer kakishibu emersions.
12 X 33 inches
32 X 84 cm
Heavy Weight, Thick Fabric
Interesting Boro Condition, many hand sewn repairs.

Fairly large hole at corner as seen in photos.

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