Japanese traditional obi belt for
kimono, vintage, 1960's
Japanese traditional sash belt for kimono - OBI with
lavish use of gold and silver threads are important kimono
accessories. These long sumptuous sashes were often given
more attention than the kimono themselves. They were frequently
'Fukuro' type obi were slightly less formal them
'maru' type, and first appeared in the late 1920s.
Because only one side was brocaded they were less expensive
than 'maru' both sides brocaded obi sash. Japanese
vintage and antique obi can be used as fabulous table runners,
or runners for credenzas or hang it as wall decoration and
so on, according your own ways to display these luxurious
This is colorful partly embroidered 'fukuro'
sash belt with chrysanthemum
flowers and silver leaves motif on orange-gold
silk background. Inner side is orange silk.
Excellent condition without any damage. Lovely and
bright interior wall decoration or table center in
Dimension: 30 x 404 cm
Price: US$ 280.00
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