Flying Cranes cushion -red silk on black velvet -16 inch

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Red silk obi cushion with black velvet reverse and metallic gold and red woven flying Japanese Cranes pattern.

* 41cm x 41cm / 16" x 16" approx.
* Last one available (limited edition of 2)
* Comes with ethically sourced British made feather pad
* Fully lined inside
* Concealed zip at base
* Lovely black velvet reverse

This amazing vintage textile is upcycled from a vintage Uchikake wedding kimono dating from the Mid-Showa period (over 40 years old).

Cranes (Tsuru) believed to live for a thousand years and inhabit the land of the immortals. Symbolise longevity and good fortune. A pair represent a happy marriage. You will receive a FREE Hunted and Stuffed guide to symbols in Japanese textiles with your order.

The pillow is strengthened and protected inside by a cotton lining, each cushion is fully over-locked and sewn with a concealed zip at the base for easy removal. Luxurious black velvet is used on the reverse to compliment the vintage silk.

Filled with a British made luxury quality feather pad. Each cushion is hand made in the UK and comes with it's own foiled tag that details the date and origin of each beautiful textile.