Katazome Futon - Persimmon Dyed Chrysanthemum


Kakishibu dyed katazome futon.

Whereas most examples of katazome in the market are indigo dyed, this is quite an unusual offering. The cloth here has been colored using kakishibu, or persimmon dye which lends these beautiful tan and brown colors. 

In overall excellent condition, with slight staining.

Early to mid 1900s
Dimensions: Width 38", Length 59"

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