This is a vintage Maru obi
with dyed bold flower and embroidered black butterfly pattern.
Its design is supreme!
Its combination of bold flower and detailed black butterfly has wonderful magical atmosphere.
It is a supreme piece from around Taisho Period(1912-1926).
Textile is silk and has soft and glossy touch.
It has tears on both ends.
There are several other flaws.
Please check detail photos.
Textile may not have enough strength to be tied.
* The images of this item will be stored and listed at Kimono Archive, which we will launch this autumn. Please permit it even if you would buy this item.
*Approx background color - ivory
**Please be advised that the images of this item will be stored and posted in our Kimono Archive, a virtual kimono museum, which will be launched soon. Thank you for your understanding in advance.
(Its images may be used in publishing or design source and apply part of the profits to Kimono Archive's running expense.)