This is called a rice bag that used to hold rice, which in the past was considered equivalent to money in Japan.

 

It is made of a patchwork of indigo-dyed cloth.

 

The string tying the tip is likewise woven by hand. It is called kumihimo.

 

Material: cotton, wool
 

Mesures: 30cm×13cm (12in × 5in)

 

Vintage Japanese patched indigo cotton rice bag

$100.00Price
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