This is a attractive vintage Maru obi
with 'kiku'(chrysanthemum), 'Suisen (daffodil)' and peony on boat pattern, which is woven.
Its vibrant pattern against the soft colored base is impressive.
Textile is exquisite, soft silk.
The pattern is designed up side down to be tied with Hikinuki knot style.
*The real base color is rather greenish than it is in the photos.
Overall, it has patinas, not shown on the sheet and in the photos.
It has frays all edges and some of parts have missing threads.
It has more stains than the sheet mentions.
Especially, discoloration(A) is prominent.
There are some other flaws.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although there are such flaws, please enjoy its retro and charming design which only vintage items have.