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Woman's sash (obi, fukuro obi)

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Sash (obi) with design of bamboo screens, cherry and pine in green, pink, white, reddish-orange and metallic gold supplementary warp and weft patterning on a black ground.

Provenance

Gift of the Juruku Company Ltd. to the MFA on April 24, 1985

Credit Line

Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.

Japanese, Shôwa, 1980s

Object Place

Kyoto, Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 1/4 x 178 1/2 in. (31.1 x 453.4 cm)

Accession Number

1985.189

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; supplementary warp and weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes