Meiji Period Boro Cloth, Indigo & Vermilion

$450.00 $950.00

Considerations:

✓ Vintage

✓ One of a kind

✓ Environmentally Conscious

The Meiji Period Boro, Indigo & Vermilion is a rare antique piece from Japan. The cloth is estimated to be from the early 1900s (Beginning the Mejiing period). The cloth is made from heavyweight hemp with a wax resist indigo over dye. The undyed pattern reveals a highly detailed and intricate geometric pattern in repeat across the entire pieces. Areas of the undyed pattern are then dyed with a soft red color, likely to be dyed vermilion pigment. The cloth is in great condition and shows even wear throughout. The textile can be used as a statement piece draped on the back of a sofa or as a table cloth. One of kind. 

 

Origin: Japan

Manufacturing: Woven, Wax resist, Dyed

Material: Handwoven, Stenciled 

Color: Indigo

Condition: Great. Wear and inconsistencies are unique to the original item.

Dimensions: 74.00" x 38.00"

Recommended dry clean only.