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wedding obi
  • Japan
  • wedding obi, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, silver thread, jacquard
  • Length/Width/Depth: 70 x 253 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 27 1/2 x 89 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1110
Label Text

Wedding obi panels with phoenixes and pine trees. It is decorated with silver and silver-wrapped thread. One of two panels, phoenixes and pine trees. Patterned weave in muted shades of green, beige, mauve and brown. see also 0000.1107.