Metallic Silk Obi Sash

An antique Japanese fine silk Obi sash. Incredibly intricately woven brocade silk tapestry with metallic gold threads heavily used throughout. The sash has hand embroidered accents throughout and is lined with burgundy colored silk. The metallic brocade does not extend for the whole length of the obi with an 116cm interruption near the middle. A valuable antique textile for your collection.

PLACE OF ORIGIN Japan
DATE OF MANUFACTURE circa 1900's
MATERIAL 100% brocade silk
CONDITION Good antique condition. Gold threads show minor discoloration in some places. Silk lining has some faint blemishes/age spots.
MEASUREMENTS: Total length: approx 3,5m, approx width 30cm

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Collections: Sold Archive

Type: obi



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