This is a sioze Nagoya obi
with a vibrant Tsujigahana
design, which is dyed with shibori technique.
It is dyed by Atsushi Ogura, one of the most famous Tsujigahana
Textile is sioze silk, and it has soft and smooth touch.
There is a name of the dyer bottom on otaiko.
It has discolorations on its base color, and especially bottom on otaiko is prominent. (the 3rd flaw photo)
There are other flaws such as a wide stain on wrong side of tare (A).
Please check detail photos.
It has a worn-out feeling and well-used feeling, but please enjoy its charming design on vintage kimonos!
*Tare part 12.2 in ( 31 cm) x 46.1 in ( 117 cm)
Belt part 6.3 in ( 16 cm) x 89.0 in ( 226 cm)
*Approx background color - off white