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2017/11/30 Thursday

"Oku-aizu Showa Karamushi fabric" "Chiba design tool" "Tokyo no dyed goods in the local area" "three states ridge-end tile industrial art object" and "sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka" were appointed as Officially designated Traditional craft products

 As Officially designated Traditional craft products to fix for law (following "Densan Act") about promotion of Officially designated Traditional craft products industry than the Minister of Economy Trade and Industry today, five items of "sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka" of Toyama and "Mikawa ridge-end tile industrial art object" of Aichi were appointed "Tokyo nothing dyed goods in the local area" of Tokyo "tool for Chiba design" of Chiba "Oku-aizu Showa Karamushi fabric" of Fukushima newly.

 

 

1. About new designation of Officially designated Traditional craft products

 

 Because as a result of having discussed in industry structure council production industry subcommittee Officially designated Traditional craft products designation subcommittee, "sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka" of Toyama and "Mikawa ridge-end tile industrial art object" of Aichi were approved about what was appointed newly "Tokyo no dyed goods in the local area" of Tokyo "Chiba design tool" of Chiba "Oku-aizu Showa Karamushi fabric" of Fukushima, it was Minister of Economy Trade and Industry designation item by official daily gazette notification today. In this way, Officially designated Traditional craft products became 230 items.

 

 

2. Summary of new designation item

 

(1)Oku-aizu Showa Karamushi fabric

 Oku-aizu Showa Karamushi fabric is Woven textiles produced in Showa-mura, Fukushima. We pick quarrel with, doing is said to be ramie (choma) in perennial plant of Urticaceae and continues being produced raw materials of superior grass cloth and good-quality Shiga to pick quarrel with where it is without a break in Showamura. We are superior in moisture absorption, quick-drying, and the smooth touch is comfortable, and use including accessory and accessories is introduced to many divergences including summer clothes.

 

(2)Chiba design tool

 Chiba design tool is design tool produced in Tateyama-shi, Chiba. Iron manufacture, **gyo was more prosperous in Chiba than ancient times and supported reclamation of Boso Peninsula. When we ran before and after the late Tokugawa period, the Meiji Restoration, we adopted Western culture, and domestic production of scissors and tool for Western style design such as butcher knife wrestled to making. We are prepared by build-to-order manufacturing to preference and habit of user.

 

(3)Tokyo no dyed goods in the local area

 Tokyo no dyed goods in the local area are dyeing and weaving things produced in Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Nakano-ku, Sumida-ku. It developed in no dyed goods in the local area such as bluish purple, indigo plant, safflower, Edo tea used by craftsmen of dye house of the latter period during the Edo era as the origin. We reuse used dye, and the feature is that we match colors by stack dyeing.

 

(4)Sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka

 Sedge hat of Ecchu Fukuoka is sewing shade produced in Takaoka-shi, Toyama. Production got into full swing after the Edo era, and sedge hat which caught industrial encouragement fully supported by feudal clan reached the golden age when we reached the late Tokugawa period. By production technology utilized high quality sedge grass, we are used as tools such as awning, rain-cover by farming or traditional event, festival of various parts of Japan.

 

(5)Three states ridge-end tile industrial art object

 Three states ridge-end tile industrial art object is industrial art object produced in Takahama-shi, Aichi. It is thought that production became active from the time in the middle of the Edo era and has traditions more than 300 years. Producer of ridge-end tile is called "Master ogre" or "master of crest" and still performs much work with handicraft. Other than traditional ogre side and ridge-end tile with family coat of arms, the products such as exterior products to use for decoration tile and garden or the entrance last for many divergences.

 

 

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