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FOUR BUNDLES OF ASHINAKA

FOUR BUNDLES OF ASHINAKA


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Folk Art: Pre 1950: Item # 1391141

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FOUR BUNDLES OF ASHINAKA

Particular half-sized 'waraji' Japanese straw sandals with cotton called 'Ashinaka', originally worn by samurai warrior for the use of war because of effective developing strong straddling and withstanding force with toe. In the later years, Ashinaka were used by the people in fishing and agrarian villages, because of the superstition as pit vipers don't attack if wear it. Also, those were used for the special occasions like funeral or festival.
In unused condition. Early 20th century, Japan. Diameter of bundle: approx. 25cm (9.84in)


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