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Item No#378140
ItemFukuro Obi
Historyquite new
Conditionvery good
Size width
31cm  12 1/4"
432cm  170"
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This is a fashionable Fukuro obi with wave, 'kasumi'(mist), mountain pattern, which is woven.
It also has classical pattern such as 'kikko'(tortoise shell)- 'hanabishi'(flower diamonds) and nested diamond pattern, which is woven.
This piece is made by Kawashima Weaving Co., one of the most famous obi weavers.
Lots of gold and silver foil threads are woven in the pattern.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Both ends are roughly sewn by an amateur.
There is a gunpai-mark(referee's fan) and three lines, which are distinct features of textile woven by Kawashima Weaving Co, one of the most famous obi weavers in Kyoto.

It has a slight folding line, but there is no other flaw.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.

As a whole, it is in very good condition.
Please enjoy its stylish fashion!

*Kawashima Textiles Co.*

In 1843, company founder, Jimbei Kawashima, opened a fabrics store in Nishijin, Kyoto.
Now Kawashima has two ongoing businesses, traditional garments/textiles and interior products, such as curtains.
The three lines and Gunpai, referee's fan, emblem are the two significant marks of the brand.
The brand is famous because their products and design are elegant, detailed and sophisticated.
Their Hon Fukuro obi is especially highly evaluated for its comfortableness and evenness in thickness.

*Approx background color - black

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