This is an elegant summer Ro Silk Bolt for Nagoya obi
with a design of 'kumihimo'(tasseled cord), 'kiku'(chrysanthemum) and 'kikyou'(balloon flower), which is embroidered.
Textile is transparent silk and has crisp touch.
Most parts are solid, and only otaiko and maegara parts have designs.
Otaiko part: 11"3/4(30cm)
Maegera part: 6"1/4(16cm)
Patinas can be seen on otaiko part.
It also has molds and heavy mold smell.
Please check detail photos.
It must be an amazing handicraft material!