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Pente

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Pente was a type of art technique in which obi were hand-painted, rather than hand-dyed, in the poor years during and after WWII. [1] It commonly appears on vintage nagoya obi crafted from thick shushu silk.


Characteristics

History

Examples

Formality & TPO

TPO - Within Japan

Occasion Acceptable
Hotel Wedding Reception
Restaurant Wedding Reception
Formal Party
Casual Party
Dinner
Lunch
Tea Gathering
Graduation Ceremony
Practice
Theatre, Concert
Exhibition
Travel
Yes - Acceptable to wear.
OK - OK to wear if no suitable alternatives.
No - Unacceptable to wear.


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References

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  1. Ichiro Wada, http://www.ichiroya.com/item/list2/264927/