Sash (obi, fukuro obi)

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

1985.190

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; machine woven supplementary warp and weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sash (obi) with design of various scenes of Mt. Fuji in pales blue, green, pink, purple, tan and silver supplementary warp and weft patterning with a pale pink silk satin back.

Provenance

Gift of the Juraku Co., Ltd. to the MFA on April 24, 1985

Credit Line

Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.