This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with plant design with fruits like cherry, which is dyed.
Gold glazing is added on the design elegantly.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
It has stains and patinas on the tare end.
It has slight discoloration on otaiko(square bow) and upper part and a stain on the side of otaiko.
The stitches are coming loose from the sewn part to the Te part near 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
It has a slight stain on 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), it will be hidden.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
It needs to be repaired the loosen stitches when tied.
Enjoy wearing the elegant design.
*Though the photo shows uneven color dyes by the angle of light, actual background color is one color.