This is a vintage Maru obi
with "Matsu"(pine tree) on wave pattern, which is woven on the greenish black background.
The elegant pattern glows very well on the tranquil color background.
Textile is exquisite soft silk.
The pattern is designed up side down to be tied with hikinuki knot style.
It is relatively short.(12'8"/388cm)
There are frays throughout the edges.
The fabric has been weaken.
There are a tear on 'tesaki'(the end of folded, narrow belt), folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
Unfortunately, it may no longer in wearable condition because of the weaken fabric.
However, it is still retro design which we would like you to enjoy.