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Meiji Maru Silk Obi Apricot and Brown

Item #784578 - Meiji Maru Silk Obi Apricot and Brown, offered on Far East Asian Art

Auction Name: September 2014 Auction,   Auction Code: Asian0044
Auction Open Until: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 17:33:00 EDT (05:33 pm Eastern) U.S. Time Remaining on this lot:
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The gorgeous padded silk on this late 19th century Japanese obi has the softness and subtle sheen found only on fine old obi. Unlike the stiff lining usually found on the maru style, a pliable padding was used on this one, which makes it smooth and inviting to the touch. The silver and apricot flowers gleam on a warm brown background. As a maru obi, the patterned silk covers both sides of the 12-3/4 foot length. The piece is in excellent condition throughout. Measurements: length 152" (381 cm), width 12-1/2" (32 cm). SEE MORE ITEMS IN OUR COLLECTION AT WWW.SILKROAD1.COM

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