This is a vintage Maru obi
with "Kiri" (paulownia), 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum),pine needles and 'shippou-tsunagi'(interlocking circles) pattern, which is woven.
Its chic color tone makes tranquil atmosphere.
Textile is exquisite soft silk.
It is relatively short.(12'8"/388cm)
There is discoloration due to its age throughout.
(4th photo of flaw photos)
Although it's not mentioned on the sheet and photo,
there are frays on the sides. The fabric has been weaken.
There are some other flaws such as folding lines (5th photo of flaw photos), stains.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Unfortunately, it may no longer in wearable condition due to the weaken fabric.
However, it is still charming design which we would like you to enjoy.