Kawa Obi Sling 2442E


Our casual, swing clutch, with adjustable leather strap and leather tassel.    One side is black leather, and other is vintage 'obi': the sash worn with kimono at formal occasions.  

The design on the obi features the classic Choucho. Butterflies have been a popular symbol since the Nara period, 710 to 794 AD.  They are signs of joy and longevity.

This vintage Fukuro Obi was sourced from the Osaka area of Japan.  It is approximately 30 years old, and in excellent condition.

Handmade by a self help group in Bali.

Dimensions:  23.5cm high x 27.5cm wide

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