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ohi
  • Japan
  • ohi, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, metal foil, paper, weaving, patchwork
  • Length/Width/Depth: 168 x 32.5 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 66 x 12 3/4 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0052
Description

Ohi (long narrow stole worn by a Buddhist preist on formal occassions) with orange, blue, and white floral motifs and streamers on green ground. There is gold silk lining on the back.