Object Place: Japan
Height x width: 243.8 x 68.6 cm (96 x 27 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill with supplementary synthetic metallic patterning wefts
Not On View
Length of fabric for obi with design of repeating karahana-type floral medallions in white silk and silver and gold metallic threads alternating back and forth along the sides of two gold metallic bands and on a purple twill-weave silk ground.
Said to have been acquired in Japan by Vincent and Mary Grant Price, aunt and uncle of the donor's husband; 2002, inherited by the donor; 2007, gift to MFA (Accession date: December 12, 2007)
Gift from the Collection of Mary Grant Price