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Item Lovely & Beautifully Faded Cotton Indigo Tsutsugaki Futon Cover

There are 3 images seen on this textile: Iwainoshi, Bamboo and Pine Fronds

The "iwainoshi" graphic depicts long stirps of traditional Japanese gift paper bound together which symbolize the strength and permanence of marriage. The pine and bamboo images together symbolize steadfastness, perseverance, and resilience.
Early 1900s
Fabric 100% Cotton
Homespun, Hand Loomed. Thick strong fabric, soft feel.
4.4 X 5.3 feet
135 X 160 cm
Heavy-Medium Thickness
1.1 lbs, 504 g
Good overall condition with some light stains and 3 hardly noticeable very small holes.

We have washed and ironed this textile.

This textile is ready to use in your project or to hang as wall art.
Comments This textile was probably a yogi (sleeping garment) but then disassembled and repurposed into a futon cover. Note the piecework as seen in the full back view photo, 7th row, middle.

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