Katazome Hemp Noragi
Dual process hemp katazome noragi.
There are two separate and complimentary katazome patterns used on the garment to achieve the resulting look.
At some point in the cloth's history, the entire garment was over-dyed with indigo, which filled the original patterns with pale blue. It's possible that this might have been the original intent of the maker, though garments were often over-dyed if areas became soiled or darkened.
In excellent condition without rips, stains, or tears
Late 1800's to Early 1900's
Dimensions: 54 x 37 inches; 137 x 94 centimeters