This is a vintage summer Nagoya obi
with unique fish motif, which is elaborately embroidered with metallic threads.
Textile is soft transparent ro. It is silk and jinken (rayon) blend.
Maegara(front patterned part) is on the one side, and it will come front if you tie it sinistrorsely.
Otaiko part has dyestuff stains(B) , and there are frays of embroidery threads (D), and repaired tear in the maegara(front patterned part) part (C) .
It also has discoloration, frays on the tare corners and frays on the maegara embroidery( the fifth flaw photo - they are marked as snags in the figure ).
It has some other flaws as photos and figure show. Please check detail photos.
If you are vintage lovers, it can be tied.
Enjoy its alluring colorful vintage design!
*Tare part 12.4 in ( 31.5 cm) x 45.5 in ( 115.5 cm)
Belt part 6.1 in ( 15.5 cm) x 92.9 in ( 236 cm)
*Approx background color - HTML code ( 557972)