This is a vintage summer nagoya obi.
It has woven cloud and embroidered savage bird motifs.
Gold and silver foil threads are elegantly shining in the deep green background.
Textile is transparent silk ro. (medium lining is added inside)
Maegara( front patterned part) is in both sides, but embroidered bird motif is only in one side.
It has peeling spots overall of foil thread parts, but they are not so disturbing.
There is a slight streaky smudge in maegara. (embroidered bird side) (the fifth flaw photo)
It has other flaws such as discolorations and folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
Enjoy its distinctive design on vintage kimonos!
*Tare part 12.6 in ( 32 cm) x 48.4 in ( 123 cm)
Belt part 6.3 in ( 16 cm) x 89.0 in ( 226 cm)
*Approx background color - HTML code ( 25624E)
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft,□ Soft, Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )