This is a splendent vintage summer maru obi.
It has an amazing carp circle motif, which is elaborately embroidered with gold and silver foil threads on woven wave background.
Silver foil threads are woven on its background and they are gently shining.
Textile is transparent ro silk and has soft and comfortable touch.
It has a small hole on otaiko part, but it can be hide, if you tie well.
There are several other flaws such as patinas and folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
Enjoy its brilliant embroidery work!
*Approx background color - silver/ HTML code ( E19863)
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft, □Soft, Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )
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