Tsutsugaki - Persimmon dyed shop curtain

$350.00

Mid-20th century shop curtain. 

Tsutsugaki noren that has been dyed with kakishibu. 

Kakishibu is the fermented tannin juice from an unripe persimmon and is used to waterproof, insect proof, strengthen and dye paper.

In excellent condition, though shows signs of everyday use. Can certainly be used as display or as intended. 

Mid 1900s
Dimensions: Width: 40"; Length: 62" 

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