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[Cream and coral red koshi himo (sash) with silver speckles]

[Cream and coral red koshi himo (sash) with silver speckles]
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koshi himo | sash
L: 83 in, W: 1.25 in
silk

, unknown

(2004.1.143)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 koshi himo : silk ; 83 x 1.25 in.

Cream and coral red silk sash with silver speckles on coral red. Ends are stitched closed.

History
Koshi himo are the first sashes used to tie excess fabric in place after adjusting length of kimono.

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