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[Black obi with small cream and yellow design of flowers and cranes, Hiroshima, Japan, 1898]

[Black obi with small cream and yellow design of flowers and cranes, Hiroshima, Japan, 1898]
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obi
W: 12 in, L: 147.75 in
silk

Hiroshima, Japan, 1898

(2004.1.49)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 obi : silk ; 12 x 147.75 in.

Black silk maru obi with tiny cream and golden yellow design of 3-petal flowers and flying cranes with cream and golden yellow x's and dots. Solid stripes near end.

History
Worn by Mrs. Kimiyo Hamamura Okuno from Hiroshima, Japan, 1898.

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