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Item Sizable Hemp Noren

Fashioned by the exceptionally creative mind and talented hands of Toshiko Imaizumi.

Note Toshiko's handmade stoneware buttons at the top.

Fabric hemp ties.

Noren at Wikipedia
Recently fashioned
Fabric Patchwork pieces of kaya (hemp and a little cotton) fabrics dating from late 1800s to early 1900s
4.0 X 6.0 feet (approx)
120 X 180 cm
Heavy-Medium Weight
1.4 lb, 640 g
Artist's Statement Inspired by Toshikko's childhood memories of finding solace under her grandmother's mosquito net (kaya) during frighting thunder storms, this piece re-kindles her fond recollection of comfort, well-being and wonderment from an earlier time.
Comment This textile might be used as a noren, a curtain or wall art.

The bamboo rod is not included.

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