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
  • We ship our items world wide from tokyo japan. Please allow 1-2 business days for order processing before shipment.

OLD INDUSTRIAL JAPAN Studio

Our studio is Located in a rural town in Chiba prefecture. It takes One hour from Tokyo station by highway bus.

If you want to visit and see our products, please send us email first.

We do not have retail location.

Studio Instagram

    Copyright © oldindustrialjapan.com