This is a vintage Maru obi
with vibrant colored young pine pattern, which is woven.
Gold and silver foil threads woven in the pattern are gorgeously shining.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
Pattern is placed upside down, which is suitable for Hikinuki knot style.
It is slightly discolored overall by ages.
It has patinas more than indicated.
It has some other flaws such as tiny snags and folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it's still wearable enough as a vintage Obi.
Please enjoy its gorgeous and bold design of vintage!