Sample Book - Shimacho

BK-0667
$2,000.00
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • dirt covered book with writing
  • dark blue samples of textiles
  • book with horse drawn on it
  • worn pieces of blue material
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • Sample Book - Shimacho
  • Sample Book - Shimacho

Sample Book - Shimacho

BK-0667
$2,000.00

Shimacho 縞帖 (translated as stripe book), textile sample book featuring examples of different weaving and dying patterns in indigo.  Possibly from a weaver showing the work they have done, or a collector the different patterns they have found.

  • Cotton
  • Paper
  • 19th Century
  • 7.5" x 5.5" x 2" (width, height, depth)
  • SKU: BK-0667
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