This lovely Nagoya obi
has exotic abstract pattern, which is neatly embroidered.
Its loop embroidery technique give it third dimension.
Textile is light wool and has soft touch.
Shiny foiled threads are woven in the background and gently shine.
Discoloration and patinas can be seen cause of ages, especially around 'otaiko'(square bow) is prominent.
There are some other flaws such as stains.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It must be cute obi on antique kimonos!
*Tare part 12.0 in ( 30.5 cm) x 48.0 in ( 122 cm)
Belt part 6.1 in ( 15.5 cm) x 94.1 in ( 239 cm)
*Approx background color - HTML code ( E0A4AC)
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft,Soft, □ Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )