Patchwork Boro Meiji 1900s Indigo Sashiko Vest
Patchwork Boro Meiji 1900s Indigo Sashiko Vest
Patchwork Boro Meiji 1900s Indigo Sashiko Vest
Patchwork Boro Meiji 1900s Indigo Sashiko Vest

Patchwork Boro Meiji 1900s Indigo Sashiko Vest

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Mukashinoboro
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Age: Meiji 1900s

Region: Misaki 三崎 Ehime Region

Material: Indigo-dyed cotton

Fun Fact:  This boro Vest was dyed with natural indigo and made with boro sashiko patching over a long period of time since the 1900 Meiji Period. It was found from the Misaki 三崎 Ehime Region of Japan. It was passed down from generation to generation by a family in the village who were fishermen. It is a unique piece with various colour of indigo fabric and it has some weight to it. One-of-a-kind, this vest is in excellent boro condition & museum grade. It can be worn both sides (reversible) or to be hung up for display.

Approx Size when measure laydown flat:
Shoulder to Shoulder: 19"
Collar to bottom: 31"
Chest width: 20"

CONDITION: Moderate used and washed. Not Fragile. Colour nicely faded, there are some small holes & loose thread (excellent antique boro condition).

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