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Korean Vintage Textile Asa Pojagi Colorful

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Textiles: Pre 1940: Item # 1074834

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This is a Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of pieces of asa ( linen ) and some are hand-plied and hand-woven. "Pojagi" is general name for a wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is made of patchworked silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). This one is made of fragments of asa and hand-sewn together. It is chemical dyed. In good condition except for some stains. The former half of the 20th century. 81.5cm x 82cm