This is an elegant summer Nagoya obi
with vibrant swirl pattern, which is embroidered.
The stylish gradation and wavy line is so attractive.
It has woven tiny zigzag pattern on its base.
Textile is exquisite silk and has crisp touch.
The patinas and stains are noticeable on such as the otaiko(square bow) and 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
(refer to the 1st-2nd flaws photo)
It has slight discoloration overall the plain part.
(refer to the 4th flaws photo)
It also have slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though not indicated, it has fray allover the embroidered parts.
It has partial tear by fray and gold foils of the outline are peeling off in places.
'kinkoma'(golden outlining embroidery work) is partially coming loose on the left edge of otaiko(square bow).(refer to the 5-8th flaws photo)
Although it has such flaws, it is still an elegant design which we would like you to enjoy wearing.