This is an elegant Shioze Nagoya obi
with rose design on the chic base, which is dyed.
Textile is Shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of Shioze silk.
Its length is rather short. (11.2in/28.5cm)
*The real base color is rather greenish than it is in the photos.
*The background color may seem irregular on photos, but it is actually one tone of color as seen in HTML code.
It has patinas on 'maegara' (front pattern on belly), and they are conspicuous when tied.
Not shown on the sheet and in the photos, overall, it has frays on the base and many whitish flaws.
Overall, it has discoloration.
It has molds on the back of 'otaiko'(square bow), and they can be hidden when tied. (The sheet says 'stain' instead.)
There are some other flaws such as folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although there are such flaws, it is wearable.
Please enjoy its elegant design.