This is a vintage Maru obi
with phoenix, 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) and 'Matsu'(pine tree) pattern, which is woven.
Its staid colors have chic atmosphere.
Textile is silk and jinken (rayon) blend, and has soft touch.
Lining is not added inside.
The tare and tesaki ends are frayed.
Both edges are smudged throughout.
it has relatively noticeable discoloration overall.
It has some other flaws such as relatively prominent folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It can't be tied, because fabric becomes weak.
It must be an amazing handicraft material!