This is a vintage Maru obi
with glamorous pair phoenix
and crane pattern, which is woven.
Gold foil threads woven on the pattern are elegantly shining.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Lining is not added inside.
It has kaikiri lines(end mark line) on both ends and can be tied with 'hikinuki' style.
It has discoloration and patinas overall.
(refer to the 3rd flaws photo)
It has some other flaws such as smudges and relatively prominent folding lines throughout the edges.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It has flaws, but we hope you enjoy its retro and glamorous design of vintage!