This is an antique Maru obi
with flying crane and 'Shou-chiku-bai'(auspicious three motifs - pine tree, bamboo and ume blossom) pattern, which is woven.
Its chic colors give sedate atmosphere.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
It has frays on the corners.
It has smudges on both edges throughout.
Foil threads of the kaikiri line are discolored.
It has stains on one side of Te part.
It has slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
This is an antique one from Meiji Period(1868-1912).
This piece is not suitable to wear, because the fabric is weak.
However, please enjoy its retro design of vintage!