This is an opened Tsume-tsuzure Nagoya obi
with a polished flower motif, which is woven on the deep base color.
Textile is thick silk and has rather crisp touch.
The obi has one side patterned at the front part when it is tied.When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), Maegara will show.
Snags of otaiko seems not to be prominent, when tied.
Wrinkles (A) can be hidden positionally, when tied.
Also, it has folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
This appealing piece will be versatile and will come in use both on formal and casual occasions!