Sash (obi, fukuro obi)
Object Place: Kyoto, Japan
Height x width: 12 3/8 x 177 in. (31.4 x 449.6 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gilt paper strips; machine-woven supplementary warp and weft patterning
Not On View
Sash (obi) with design of cherry blossom and checkerboard pattern in orange, blue, green, white silk and metallic gold supplementary weft patterning on a dark blue ground. There is a blue, plain-weave silk backing.
Gift of the Juraku Co., Ltd. to the MFA on April 24, 1985
Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.