This is a vintage summer ro Maru obi
with wave, 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) and takara-zukushi (treasure assortment) on Japanese book design, which is woven.
Silver threads woven in the pattern are gracefully shining.
Textile is silk and jinken(rayon) blend, and has rather crisp yet light touch.
Pattern is placed upside down, which is suitable for Hikinuki knot style.
It has patinas overall and will be noticeable.
(indicated as stains)
It has discoloration by ages overall.
(refer to the 3rd flaws photo)
It has some other flaws such as folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Unfortunately, it is no longer wearable due to the weaken fabric.
However, we hope you can enjoy its retro design of vintage at your hands!