Yomitanzan MinsaYuntanza Minsaa
Opening is product which influence of southern country is strong in in Yomitanzan Hanaori and the same period. Production had been cut off at one time, but it was revived by the elderly who knew old days well.
Mincer means thin obi.
The weaving of this cloth started about the same time as the Yomitanzan Hanaori Fabrics and is similarly characterized by its tropical feel and motifs. Production ceased for a time but was revived by elderly people who knew the techniques involved.
Meaning a narrow obi, minsaa is usually made from a yarn-dyed silk ikat yarn, which is woven up into colorful patterns indicative of tropical taste. Patterns are often floral and sometimes of a complex ikat type.
|Industrial art object name
|Classification of industrial art object
|Main production area
||Okinawa / Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun
|The designation date
||June 2, 1976
■local production associations
Yomitanzan Hanaori business cooperative association
2974-2, Zakimi, Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa
■Associated exhibit space, facility
In fabric with a mosaic waving pattern thing which assumed cloth with splashed pattern thread of yarn-dyed cotton material, we are known for handle design filled with sense of color of southern country characteristic. Designs include gushibana, heddle flower (flower to ask so for), cloth with splashed pattern.
Yomitanzan Minsā is a textile with unique tropical colors that are made from ikat dyed cotton. Gushibana, sokobana and kasuri are popular patterns seen in the Yomitanzan.
How to make
We throw out hand to implantation of weft, and, using shuttle (hi), as for the fabric with a mosaic waving pattern thing, cloth with splashed pattern thread when we use cloth with splashed pattern thread using crest stick or flower heddle dyes shukatsu (kuku) ride, and technique is the hardly same as Yomitanzan Hanaori.
Most methods are similar to Yomitanzan Hanaori. This also shares weft throwing by hand-shuttle, textiles with monbo or hanasoko and ikat dying.
Voice from production center
Combination of five and four is arranged for pattern of cloth with splashed pattern in turn, and, "the life, it is long when when to the world", and meaning, "please come as for the design similar to foot of centipede of both ends frequently" again is expressed. We float the warp on this with bamboo skewer and are finished weaving.