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Notes on Antique Textiles, Folk Art & Timeless Traditions – Jaina Mishra

Life in Japan 1900s

Hand colored photos from Japan 1890 – 1905 seen on Ebay offer a glimpse into a completely different culture that is rarely seen in Japan today!

 $_57Geisha Women posing for Hear no evil-See no evil-Speak no evil

a_57 b$_57Preening – perhaps lice removal

c$_57Raincoats of this type (made of straw) are also seen in North-East India.

Interesting to view cultural history through old photos!

jm

Aug 2014

ANTIQUE QASHQAI SHEKARLU PERSIAN RUG

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