This is a graceful Fukuro obi
with a design of 'shikishi'(square paper), which is woven with kiribame (patchwork) technique.
It also has a design of 'oshidori'(mandurin duck), jumping carp and flower 'karakusa'(arabesque).
Embroidery work is added on the design.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
It has a tiny blackish snag on tare end.
Smudges lower otaiko may be hidden when tied.
It has a weaving flaw on maegara(front patterned part).
However, when you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), it will be hidden.
Besides, it has a slight folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
However, it still can be tied!
Please enjoy its elegant fashion!