This is an elegant Sioze Nagoya obi
with a design of bell shaped flower, which is dyed.
Kaga-Yuzen style worm-eaten holes can be seen on its design.
Textile is sioze silk, and it has soft and smooth touch.
There is a stamp of the designer's signature on the lining of tare.
The stain on the otaiko will appear when tied and may be disturbing.
It might have been taken more widely form one side, it needs to be tied by start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise).
The stains(A) on the maegara(front patterned part) are noticeable.
There are other flaws such as a folding line.
Please check detail photos.
It seems to be not suitable to wear.
However, we hope you enjoy its graceful design!