Obi Fabric (Japan), early 20th century
This is a Obi fabric. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Miss Elizabeth Gordon.
It is credited
Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 396.2 x 68 cm (156 x 26 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Obi Fabric (Japan), early 20th century; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 396.2 x 68 cm (156 x 26 3/4 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-24-28