Sash for Kabuki costume

Japanese
Edo or Meiji period
mid to late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Other (sash - with fringe): 279.4cm (110in.) Other (sash): 21.3cm (8 3/8in.)

Accession Number

1988.307b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin; gilt paper-wrapped silk thread couching

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Matching sash (b) for Kabuki costume (a) of yellow-green silk satin with gold couching and long, green silk knotted lattice fringe at each end.

Provenance

Gift of Jay Friedline to the MFA on May 5, 1988

Credit Line

Gift of Jay Friedline