4003 Boro Cloth

Japanese Boro Textile.

Indigo Dyed utilitatian textile, used over many years & hand patched using a variety of stiches. This Boro is constructed from batik and block print fabric. Beautiful shades of blue.

Meiji/Taisho Periods

72"W x 126"L

Exhibited at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts, 2009, "Born of Necessity".

Small hole. Signs of age are marks of the garment's history & authenticity.