NH22019 Japanese silk brocade obi, used as a sash for the kimono, a olive background with repeat design of white cranes in flight with pine trees, chrysanthemums, shell game boxes and misty clouds rendered in various green and metallic shades some of which are kinran (gold leaf paper threads). Excellent condition. 13-1/8” x 152-1/4”. Early 20th Century. $500.