Fit-up umbrella, blue-teal
Lightweight smaller coloured city umbrellas or parasols handmade by the craftsmen of Wakao umbrella studio of Taitō City, Japan - umbrella makers, pedagogues, and restorers of award winning renown since 1938. Made with an all cotton canopy stretched over a steel frame, mounted to a lacquered birch stick fit-up to a classic hand roasted bent rattan handle (heat softens and allows the cane to bend). A simple and elegantly functional Tokyo classic ideal for travelling. Approximately 71cm total length with an open diameter of about 80cm.