20181109101042_003 | Ainu textiles: Cloth weighted with affection and prayer 🇯🇵

Reproduction of an Ainu attus (woven elmbast fibre robe) from the Hokkaido University Museum collection, produced for the “Handprints of Our Ancestors exhibit” (2009). Replica woven and embroidered by artist Uetake Yasuko (quoted in the chapter excerpt).

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