Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques

Korean Antique Bojagi Wrapping Cloth

Korean Antique Bojagi Wrapping Cloth

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 1472383
Zentner Collection
View Seller Profile
5757 Horton Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

Guest Book
Antique Korean bojagi, wrapping cloth made of silk. This type of bojagi is specifically called min-bo or chogak bo since it is made of a patchwork of silk scraps. Bojagi is a long standing Korean tradition used to cover and/or carry a multitude of things from household items to precious ritual objects. This bojagi is sewn with a deep red and white pinwheel pattern in the center framed in a bright pink. The other colors used range from deep purple, light green and white. The back is lined with cotton.

Age: early 20th century

Dimensions: 29" x 29"