This is a graceful Fukuro obi
with a design of flower and bird, which is woven with sukui technique, a kind of tsuzure weaving technique.
Textile is exquisite silk and has light touch.
The obi has one side designed at the front part when it is tied.
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), Maegara will show.
It has rather prominent folding lines.
Patinas on otaiko are prominent.
There are other flaws so please check detail photos.
*It has a bit of mold smell.
Though it has some flaws, we hope you enjoy its elegant design!