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Korean Antique Textile Asa Pojagi Wrappig Cloth White Beige

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 1377675

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Chogappo made of fragments of choma (ramie) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. "Pojagi" is the general name for the wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patch-worked with asa (mainly choma, ramie) fragments.(reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995) It has white and light beige natural color choma fragments. Late 19th to early 20th century. In good condition and all hand-sewn but has a few mending patches. Belts are also choma. Late 19 to early 20th century. 70cm x 70cm Belts:3cm x 28cm