This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with vibrant colored countryside scenery design, which is dyed.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
*Though the photo shows uneven colors by the angle of light, actual background color is one color.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, it has patinas on the lining, and especially they can be seen through on the tare end.
(They will be a little bothering when tied.)
It has smudges throughout the edges and discoloration overall.
The stains on 'Maegara' (front patterned part) will be noticeable when tied.(A)
It has more stains on such as 'Maegara' (front patterned part) and otaiko(square bow) than indicated.
It has some other flaws.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
However, if these flaws do not bother you, it could be worn.
Please enjoy its impressive design!