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[Vintage] The Ainu Folk Bolo Tie, Japanese Indigo "Aizome" - Kashoku (Dark Blue)

[Vintage] The Ainu Folk Bolo Tie, Japanese Indigo "Aizome" - Kashoku (Dark Blue)

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[Item]
  • Vintage folk Bolo tie from The Ainu (an ethnic group of related indigenous peoples native to northern Japan, including Hokkaido) 
  • The bolo is crafted from wood
  • Engraved on the back
  • one-of-a-kind item

[Dyeing]

  • Aizome, Japanese Indigo - Kashoku (Dark Blue)
  • Hand-dyed by indigo dyeing artisans in Tokyo
  • Aizome: Japanese traditional hand-dyeing method using plants with a history of over 1,000 years. Its unique blue created by Aizome is known as "Japan Blue". Aizome comes in a variety of blues and the shade of blue changes depending on the number of times it is dyed.
  • Characteristics of Aizome: Aizome is said to be a highly functional dye with high antibacterial, deodorizing, and insect repellent effects.

      [Size chart (cm)]

      Top Total length (top + tie))
      5.5cm 50.0cm

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