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Japanese Vintage Textile Shina-fu Noren Boro

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All Items: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Textiles: Pre 1980: item # 1137085

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Tokyo, Japan 145-0071

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Japanese Vintage Textile Shina-fu Noren Boro

This is a noren ( curtain ) made of shina-fu which is the bast fiber taken from the bark of the shina tree. The shina tree grows widely in Japan and shina-fu had been woven since ancient time, however it is woven only in Yamagata or Niigata prefecture these days. This noren has katazome ( stencil-resist-dyeing ) design. It has wear in the lower parts and some holes. 20th century. 108cm x 144cm

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