This is a sioze Nagoya obi
with tasteful manju kiku pattern, which is dyed in gold color over dark wine red background.
This piece is dyed by Kouhakushi Kumagai, and it is singed near Tare end,
Textile is sioze silk, and it has soft and smooth touch.
It has flaws as the photos show.
The whole item is slightly discolored, and discoloration on otaiko pattern area is somewhat prominent.
Background color is irregular in places, and it has smudges as it's a distinctive point of sioze textile.
Please see photos for details.
*Tare part 11 in ( 32 cm) x 28 in ( 111 cm)
Belt part 5 in ( 16 cm) x 30 in ( 238 cm)