20181109101042_007 | Ainu textiles: Cloth weighted with affection and prayer 🇯🇵

Reproduction of an Ainu ruunpe (cotton appliqued robe) from the Hokkaido University Museum collection, produced for the “Handprints of Our Ancestors exhibit” (2009). Replica woven and embroidered by artist Yamamoto Miiko (quoted in the chapter excerpt).

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