Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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man's obi
  • Japan
  • man's obi, 1900s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, crepe, shibori, tie-dye
  • Length/Width/Depth: 340 x 47.5 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 134 x 19 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1137

Man's obi, made of shibori tie-dye on black crepe. The shape of resisted dots is unusual - they are oval with more white at one end than the other.