This is a vintage Maru obi
with jigami'(fan shape) pattern, which is woven on the pale ivory background.
'Housouge'(large karabana flower) on 'shokkou'(octagon and rectangle), 'onagadori'(long tail bird), butterfly and flowers are designed on jigami.
Its colorful pattern and shine of foil threads are gorgeous.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Its length is rather short. 408cm=13'4".
(A) is horizontal-striped weaving flaws, although it is indicated as stain on the figure. (A) can be seen in places. (Its width is about 1cm=0.3in.)
There are several other flaws such as a folding line and stains.
Please check detail photos.
However, we hope you enjoy this retro vintage design!