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[Cream single braid obijime edged with green, yellow and gold]

[Cream single braid obijime edged with green, yellow and gold]
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obijime | cord
L: 51.75 in, W: 0.5 in
silk

, unknown

(2004.1.142)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 obijime : silk ; 51.75 x 0.5 in.

Cream silk fabric single braid obijime (obi cord) with green and pale yellow embroidery thread edging on one side and gold thread along other edge. Cord is 50 in. with 1.75 in. tassels

History
Obijime is a cord tied at the front of the obi that complements obi and kimono.

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