Length of silk for sash (obi) of uncut velvet with designs in gray on plain woven dark blue silk ground. Both selvedges exist, narrow tan and broader green stripe. Design: rows of cusped medallions of dragons alternating with floral (?) shapes in a ground of stiff three pointed leaf arabesque.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy