Sash (obi, fukuro obi)
Object Place: Kyoto, Japan
Height x width: 12 1/4 x 178 1/2 in. (31.1 x 453.4 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave, machine-woven supplementary weft pattening
Not On View
Sash (obi) with design of scenes from old Kyoto in pale blue, green, white, reddish-orange silk and metallic gold supplementary weft patterning on a pale pink silk twill ground. There is a pale pink silk twill backing.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.