This is cotton Yogi of the Tohoku district (Shonai area) of the end of the Edo era.
This has a very big crest of a simple crane and is impressive.
A rich farming family used this for a visitor. As for this, dark indigo dyeing and the contrast with the crest of a white crane are very impressive. The indigo dyeing that is dark like a sumi black is a characteristic of Tutugaki of Shonai. The people of Shonai chose dark indigo dyeing to use good Yogi for a long time carefully. The cotton is a thick item spun by hand.There are damage such as F1 ~ F6 and a slight change.
F1 right back sleeve . F2 left back sleeve . F3 left shoulder collar .
F4 right shoulder, front . F5 left front. F6 left front edge of lower part
Size 141cm x 143cm (55.5 "x 56.2")