A Nicely Woven Sakiori Obi: Silk Weft

$68.00 USD

**reduced from $85.00**
mid twentieth century
121" x 6 1/2", 306 cm x 16.5 cm

This is a lovely, nicely colored sakiori obi, or a rustic, traditional kimono sash that is woven using shredded cloth as its weft yarn.

The warp yarns seem to be of  white colored rayon or another type of silky material and weft yarns are a tones of ecru, mottled black and vermilion which are all regularly placed.

This handsome obi is in good, used condition with just a hint of surface abrasion.

A handsomely colored folk textile.