Antique (late 19th century - early 20th century) Japanese farmer's sakiori* vest.
Shows much wear consistent with these old patched vests - missing a front tie, some areas where stitching is loose and areas of spots/stains, but still in good condition (please review all photos for a better condition report).
We are selling this as received at auction - we have not washed or ironed this vest.
Although it can still be worn, it would be great for display, museum, or movie costume.
Approx., measurements -
48,5cm (19.09") shoulder to shoulder (or arm opening to arm opening)
75cm (29.53") long
*The Japanese word sakiori comes from "saki," which means to tear or rip up, and "ori," which means weave. "Saki" relates to preparing the fabric by stripping it into pieces and "ori" which refers to weaving it together.
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