This is a graceful tsume-tsuzure nagoya obi.
It has sunflower-like flower pattern, which is woven on the deep colored background.
Textile is exquisite thick silk and has smooth touch.
It is sewn as matsuba-shitate and belt part is folded tightly.
One threads by one threads, it was woven elaborately with nails, and it had to be taken incredibly long time to be completed. It has special kind of comfortable touch of Tsume tsuzure
Maegara(front patterned part) is on one side.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), Maegara will show.
It has molds near tesaki.
It has prominent folding lines and a snag on tesaki.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It's still wearable enough in very good condition.
We would like you to enjoy this piece for your elegant kimono fashion.