This is a chic Nagoya obi
with a design of mesh on 'kasumi'(mist), which is woven by Kawashima Weaving Co, one of the most famous obi weavers in Kyoto.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
On the Tare end, there is a gunpai-mark(referee's fan), which is distinct features of textile woven by Kawashima Weaving Co.
Slight discoloration can be seen overall.
It has discoloration on pale color parts. (the 4th flaw photo)
There are fray-like flaws on one side of Maegara( front patterned part). (A)
If you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), they can't t be seen.
It has a noticeable stain (B) on Tesaki end.
There are other flaws such as folding lines and smudges.
Please check detail photos.
If flaws such as discoloration do not bother you, the Obi can be tied.
Please enjoy its chic and stylish design!
*Approx background color - black or near black gray