This is a gorgeous vintage Maru obi
with matsu(pine tree), "Kiri" (paulownia), butterfly on cloud pattern, which is woven.
The woven gold and silver foiled threads elegantly shine.
Textile is exquisite soft silk.
The pattern is designed up side down to be tied with hikinuki knot style.
It is relatively short.(13'/396cm)
There are snags on one side of 'maegara' (front patterned part).
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), the other Maegara will show.
There are is a relatively prominent folding line.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Although it's not mentioned on the sheet, there is slight discoloration throughout.
Although it has some flaws, if you don't mind those minor flaws, it is still in good condition to wear.
Enjoy wearing the gorgeous design.