This is a tasteful Shioze Nagoya obi
with a design of large loquat, which is dyed.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
It has a stamp of the designer's sign lower otaiko.
It has folding lines and slight discoloration overall.
Also, discoloration can be seen on creases between otaiko and kaikiri line(end mark line).(3rd flaw photo)
There is a prominent dyestuff-like stain on the tare end.(1st flaw photo)
There are other flaws so please check detail photos.
Though it has some flaws, we hope you enjoy its attractive design!