This is a glamorous vintage Nagoya obi
shellfish motifs, which are finely embroidered.
The vivid pattern glows very well on the black background.
Textile is soft black satin silk.
The wrong side has woven bamboo fence,
The obi has one side patterned at the front part when it is tied.When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), Maegara will show.
The black satin silk which was provided by famous Chinese satin brand name "Nyo-Gen" is woven on wrong side above otaiko.
There are frays on lower 'otaiko'(square bow) area.
There is a small tear on upper 'otaiko'(square bow) which will be hidden when you tie it.
There are slight smudges on the embroidered motif which are not noticeable.
There are some other flaws such as relatively prominent folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
It is still in good condition as a vintage piece.
Please enjoy the cute vintage design!