This is a splendid Nagoya obi
with 'karabana'(imaginary Chinese flower) which is woven with shiny rainbow-colored foil coated threads.
This piece is woven by Kawashima Weaving Co, one of the most famous obi weavers.
This fluffy woven style gives three dimensional look to the pattern.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Other than discolorations on its lining, it has some snags in places.
Any of them won't be disturbing for wearing.
Please check photos and a figure for details.
Enjoy its design giving elegant atmosphere to your kimono style!
*Tare part 12.2 in ( 31 cm) x 46.5 in ( 118 cm)
Belt part 6.1 in ( 15.5 cm) x 94.5 in ( 240 cm)
*Approx background color -ivory