This is a vintage Maru obi
with dynamic phoenix, 'Botan'(peony) and 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) pattern, which is woven elaborately.
Its large and bold pattern is impressive.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft and comfortable touch.
The otaiko pattern is set upside down, and it's to be tied in 'hikinuki' style.
The length is rather short.156.69in(398cm)
It has discoloration by ages overall.
It has slight folding lines on outside.
It has some other flaws such as tiny snags.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it is in very good condition overall.
Please enjoy its retro vintage design.