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wedding obi
  • Japan
  • wedding obi, mid 1900s, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, paper, foil, silver thread, jacquard
  • Object Length/Width: 412 x 32 cm
    Object Length/Width: 162 x 12 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mrs. David W. Isaac
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0027
Label Text

Wedding obi that is decorated with autumn grasses on gold and silver ground. It has jacquard with rows of simple gauze.