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This cloth mat is used for Senchado tea ceremony in Japan.
Spread this mat on tatami or table, place tea ware on the mat.
“Spread the mat and then the place will be a tea ceremony room”
It was idea of people who started Senchado. It explains of freedom, no restriction of place to brew tea and enjoy.
Please note: Actual color and shade of color may be different from one in the photo. (the color differs depending on the light and angle of taking photo)
The pattern of this mat is
Phoenix + Takara zukushi (treasure collection),
which is Japanese traditional pattern and often used in Kimono, Kimono belt, cloth etc.