Japanese Textiles and Folk Art

Shop Apron 'Choryo' Sake Brand

MISC 132 - $25.00


This lovely apron (called maekake in Japanese) is probably from the mid Showa era (1926-1988). The apron was/is worn by shop or small company employees for advertising purpose. The apron is made from heavy weight cotton and it is dyed in deep indigo. There is a pair of ties attached on the top. The name of the sake advertising here is called Choryu, which is quite popularly consumed in Japan. It is in excellent condition.

Width: approximately 17"

Length: approximately 17"


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