Item #428668
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Item No#428668
ItemFukuro Obi
Price$98.00
Historyvintage
Conditionvery good
Fabricsilk
Techniqueweave
Size width
  length
31.5cm  12 1/2"
416cm  163 3/4"
Weight0.87kg
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This is a retro vintage 'Zentsu'(fully patterned) Fukuro obi with large treasure assortment pattern, which is woven.
This piece is made by Kawashima Weaving Co., one of the most famous obi weavers.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
It is relatively short, 416cm(13'65'').
There are 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 discoloration by ages on the base.
There are two tears on 'maegara' (front patterned part) of Kanto wrap (rotate obi counterclockwise) side.
It has some other flaws such as folding lines.
Please check photos and figure.

If you don't mind those flaws, it is still in good condition to wear.
Please enjoy this design!

*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.

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