Record Detail

EBC 42851


Specimen Notes:
  • Japanese women would have used crepe ornaments much like these for tying up their hair. These beautiful and colourful ties are made of a kind of imitation crepe called Kanoko, from the bark of the paper mulberry, Broussonetia papyrifera.
  • Record posted on March 25, 2009 and last updated March 25, 2009