This is a Nagoya obi
with 'Karabana' (imaginary flower in China) motifs on stripe, which are dyed with shibori(tie-dye) technique.
The vibrant hue is so attractive.
Textile is exquisite glossy damask effect(rinzu) silk with woven 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) arabesque pattern and has soft touch.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, it has tiny patinas and discolorations on the motifs.(not so noticeable)
It has some other flaws such as tiny snags.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Please enjoy this charming design for your daily use.