4006 Boro Cloth

Japanese Boro Textile.

Indigo Dyed utilitarian textile, used over many years & hand patched using a variety of stitches. This Boro fabric is one sided with large panels.

Meiji/Taisho Periods

63"W x 68"L
Exhibited at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts, 2009, "Born of Necessity".

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