This is an elegant Nagoya obi
with butterfly, kaede (maple leaf), stream and 'Hagi'(bush clover) motifs, which are dyed with gold glazing.
There are fine 'Raden'(design in mother-of-pearl inlay) works on 'otaiko'(square bow) which mysteriously shine by different angles of light.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
It has patinas on the tare end.
It has relatively prominent discoloration on the wrong side. and Te part.
It has stains on 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), they will be hdiden.
It also has prominent folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Although it has such flaws, it is still in wearable condition.
Enjoy wearing the elegant design.