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Boro Farm Girl Vest

300.00
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Boro Farm Girl Vest

300.00

Neat little farmer's vest. Despite some holes it is in good condition and could still be worn. The jacket beautifully funnels decades of physical labor on the rice fields of Aomori.

History

Meiji period, around 1860. Aomori, northern Japan.

Measurements

Shoulder: 35 cm

Length: 40 cm

Weight: 0,4 kg

Fabric  

Cotton homespun and hand-loomed. All natural dyeing techniques.

Condition

  • The fabric has been professionally cleaned and carefully ironed to preserve the organic dye
  • If worn, the fabric should be strengthen
  • Wonderful to display from both sides
  • Vivid green and blue colors 

Note

  • Premium item and very rare
  • Outstanding color and fabulous fade of indigo
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Neat little farmer's vest. Despite some holes it is in good condition and could still be worn. The jacket beautifully funnels decades of physical labor on the rice fields of Aomori.

History

Meiji period, around 1860. Aomori, northern Japan.

Measurements

Shoulder: 35 cm

Length: 40 cm

Weight: 0,4 kg

Fabric  

Cotton homespun and hand-loomed. All natural dyeing techniques.

Condition

  • The fabric has been professionally cleaned and carefully ironed to preserve the organic dye
  • If worn, the fabric should be strengthen
  • Wonderful to display from both sides
  • Vivid green and blue colors 

Note

  • Premium item and very rare
  • Outstanding color and fabulous fade of indigo