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Mushirobata Oriki, Rural Weaving Loom,  late 19th C.

Mushirobata Oriki, Rural Weaving Loom, late 19th C.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Wood: Pre 1900: Item # 403404

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This folk weaving loom for straw mats, ropes, and the like, was a common feature in rural Japanese homes. Made of heavy keyaki wood frame and base, this "mushirobata oriki" also has a roughly hewn top crosspiece with a natural curve. H. 131cm(51.5") x W. 147cm(58") x D.(base) 46cm(18"). Late Edo to Early Meiji Era.