Edo chirimen silk textile wrapper with lobster design (Dealer: Sezuan antiques & art) – ‘Fukusa’ (wrapping cloth) of ‘Chirimen’ (silk crepe) with auspicious ‘Tsutsugaki’ design of double Ise lobsters, Edo-Meiji period, 19th century. approx. 48 x 40.5cm (18.89 x 15.94in)
Refind quality chrimen weaving with less wrinkling for using the unique mutual threads twisted reversally. In very fine condition for such type of antique Edo-Chirimen piece. Rare find.
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