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Obi (Belt)

A work made of silk, plain weave with bands of crepe wefts; tye-dyed (shibori).

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with bands of crepe wefts; tye-dyed (shibori).

Date:

Meiji period (1868–1912)/ Taishô period (1912–1926)/ Shôwa period (1926–1989)/ Heisei period (1989–present), 20th century

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Obi (Belt)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1901–2000

Medium

Silk, plain weave with bands of crepe wefts; tye-dyed (shibori)

Dimensions

108 × 33.7 cm (42 1/2 × 13 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

2002.180

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