This is a sophisticated Fukuro obi
with a design of 'housouge'(large karabana flower) and 'karabana'(imaginary flower in China) on cloud, which is embroidered and dyed with gold glazes.
Drawn works can be seen on the design.
Fantastically shining raden'(design in mother-of-pearl inlay) foils are used on Otaiko and Maegara( front patterned part).
Light blue lining can be seen from drawn work parts.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Its length is rather long. 15'1"(462cm)
It has a slight folding line on the wrong side, although it is not disturbing for tying.
Please check detail photos.
Please enjoy this elegant yet gorgeous design perfect for celebratory occasions!