Boshu uchiwa (Chiba Prefecture)
When a large earthquake (Kanto Daishinnsai) hit Tokyo in 1923, 105,385 people died and went missing. Many businesses moved from Tokyo to the area of Boshu (next to Tokyo). Uchiwa was one of them. Also sushi spread all over Japan at the same time.
• Ukiyo-e series are available. All Chirimen fabric on front and white paper on back. Size: w. 30 cm (11.8") x h. 42 cm (16.5")
• Kimono stencil series are available. All stencil on front and white paper on back. Please note that there is no same design Uchiwa in Kimono stencil Uchiwa. Valuable stencil used. Size: w. 29 cm (11.4") x h. 41.5 cm (16.3"). Rattan and bamboo handle.