OT0712 Vintage Japanese “Geisha” Traveling Bag
Woven bamboo bottom with cotton textile body and silk cord handles that collapse into the bamboo base when not in use. The bamboo portion is beautifully woven in combination of leech, tiger and black bamboo. The textile has small flower design in a black background, the lining is in plain purple cotton and silk cord handle is very deep purple, almost black. Excellent condition both the basket and the textile. A beautiful and functional accessory. Showa period, c. 1960. Measures: 9 ½” x 7” x 8” (textile from top of basket); basket: 2” H.