Obi (Belt)

A work made of silk, rayon, and silver-leaf-over-paper strips, warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with plain, twill, and satin interlacings of supplementary patterning wefts, self-patterning ground wefts, and secondary binding warps.

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  • A work made of silk, rayon, and silver-leaf-over-paper strips, warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with plain, twill, and satin interlacings of supplementary patterning wefts, self-patterning ground wefts, and secondary binding warps.

Date:

1901/25, Meiji period (1868–1912)/ Taishô period (1912–1926)

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Obi (Belt)

Origin

Japan

Date

1901–1925

Medium

Silk, rayon, and silver-leaf-over-paper strips, warp-float faced 2:1 'Z' twill weave with plain, twill, and satin interlacings of supplementary patterning wefts, self-patterning ground wefts, and secondary binding warps

Dimensions

331.4 x 35 cm (130 x 13 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Wagner

Reference Number

1978.854

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