This is an elegant vintage Nagoya obi
with a design of orange on mountain, which is dyed and embroidered.
Fine embroidery work has three dimensional look.
Textile is exquisite silk with woven 'shippou-tsunagi'(jointed four circles) flower diamond pattern, and has soft touch.
The obi has one side patterned at the front part when it is tied.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), Maegara will show.
It has discoloration and patinas overall and bothering a little.(3rd flaw photo)
Loosing stitches on kaikiri line will spread if touched.
Foil threads of the design are missing by fray.(4th flaw photo)
There are other flaws such as folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
Though it has some flaws by ages, please enjoy its full taste of vintage!