furoshiki (Textile)

About this object

History of use

Gift wrapping or head scarf

Physical description

Square green textile with designs and yellow corner. The lower yellow corner has two figures standing behind a fence, looking at building scenes. Each building scene is in a geometric shape with scalloped edges on green ground. Three large scenes are multicoloured, four small scenes are outlined in white. There are two selvage edges and two hemmed edges. The back is unlined.