F2832 RARE EDO SHINTO DEDICATED NOBORI FLAG, ANSEI 4 1857
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Late Edo Era 1857
Width including tab 14 1/2 inches ( 36.9 cms )
Length including tab 94 1/2 inches ( 236.9 cms )
Excellent for the age 1857 ! there are some patinas in the white areas, see photo. There is a small hole and cut in the fabric near edge, see photo.
This is a rare nobori flag, dedicated to shinto shrine, it reads Ansei 4 so was dedicated in 1857. The nobori is naturally dyed, handspun and handwoven cotton. Wonderful collector's item!
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