This luxurious Nagoya obi
has large 'kikko'(tortoise shell) made of petite flowers pattern, which is woven.
Textile is silk, and it has soft and smooth touch.
There is a rather light but thick lining is inside.
It was made by a famous waver, Kawashima weaving company.
There is a stain at about 26cm (10.14in) from the tip of the triangle part on the image.
(first photo below the drawing image)
It has some other flaws, such as snags on tare end, as shown on photos.
Please see photos for details.
Due to its condition, it may be unsuitable as a formal garment, however, it still is a charming piece for its lovely design!
*Tare part 12.0 in ( 30.5 cm) x 44.9 in ( 114 cm)
Belt part 6.1 in ( 15.5 cm) x 94.1 in ( 239 cm)
*Approx background color - ivory