A Japanese Embroidered Ainu Robe
 

A Japanese Embroidered Ainu Robe

19th century. The Ainu "Attush" robe made from the inner bark of the elm tree with indigo dyed cotton applique and embroidery, accented with western trade velvet and buttons. Approx. 50 3/4 by 56 1/2 in., 129 by 143.5 cm.

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Lot #: 175
Auction: Asian and African Decorative Art Auction
Bids: 29 Bidding History
Estimate: $300 - $500
Starting Price: $150
Sold For $1680(buyer's premium included)
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