This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with beautiful Fuyo motif, which is dyed.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has crisp touch.
There is a signature of the dyer below the Otaiko pattern.
It has dyestuff stains on Maegara and Otaiko pattern pattern.
Stains above Otaiko pattern may not show when tied.
Smudge on Tare end is light and not disturbing.
It has some other flaws as shown on photos.
Please see photos for details.
Although it has some flaws as mentioned, it is still in wearable condition.