This is a pair of vintage indigo-dyed heel guards from the Tohoku(North) area in Japan.
The farmers or working people were protected to the heel while working. These heel guards were worn as added protection against abrasion.
All hand sewing.
You can hang it as textile art or use it for your product.
Material: Cotton 100%
Mesures: 8cm×30cm （3xin × 11in）
Vintage Japanese sashiko stitched heel guards
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