Antique style "Boshu Uchiwa" flat fan - Japanese Blue Asagao (Morning Glory)
|Dimension||25 cm (9.8") wide X 37 cm (14.6") long|
|Content||Paper & Bamboo|
- 2,500 YEN
- Antique style "Boshu Uchiwa" flat fan - Japanese Blue Asagao (Morning Glory)
Number of Stock: 1 in stock
Boushu Uchiwa is a traditional beauty and it conveys an antique spirit of “Edo” (the origin of Tokyo). The fans are produced by the dexterous craftsmanship whose skill has been taken over from Edo period in the mid-1600s.
There are three major regions of Uchiwa production in Japan – Kyoto, Marugame in Kagawa Prefecture and Boushu. Boushu Uchiwa features the original texture and shape of the bamboo, offering more feeling of the nature.
Enjoy the simple and natural beauty succeeded since Edo period.
Since handmade, each item is one of a kind.
The fan was produced by "Ohtaya" in the region.