Sedge hat of Ecchu FukuokaEtchu Fukuoka Sedge Hats
It was old and, with sewing shade which began in the 1400s, Kaga feudal clan produced in the Edo era and spread in the whole country by having recommended. By production technology that we made use of high quality sedge grass in, we are used as tools such as awning, rain-cover by farming or traditional event, festival of various parts of Japan.
Sedge hat weaving started way back in the 1400s and spread throughout the entire country during the Edo Period when its production was promoted in the Kaga domain. Production techniques using high-quality sedge enabled these hats to be used as sunshades and rain hats for farming, and as paraphernalia for traditional events, festivals, and other occasions throughout Japan.
|Industrial art object name||Sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka|
|Classification of industrial art object||Other Crafts|
|Main production area||Toyama / Takaoka-shi, Tonami-shi, Oyabe-shi, Nanto-shi|
|The designation date||November 30, 2017|
■local production associations
Sedge hat promotion society of Ecchu Fukuoka
255-1, Fukuokamachishimomino, Takaoka-shi, Toyama welcome Fukuoka