Japanese Textiles and Folk Art

Maru Obi with White Phoenix

OBI 526 - $580.00

 

This rare and stunning maru obi is probably from the early Meiji era (1868-1912). The obi was hand-woven from fine silk and it depicts large phoenixes flying over various floral and plant motifs. The dominant colors on the obi are white, yellow olive, and charcoal gray against olive green. It is in excellent condition. This particular obi is 12 3/4" in width and 153" in length.

 

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