This is a Tsume tsuzure Nagoya obi
with plover pattern, which is woven.
Textile is exquisite silk and has smooth touch.
Maegara is only on one side.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), Maegara will show.
It also has "HATSURIKOU" (small gap in the boundaries of colors), which is the distinctive feature of Tsume tsuzure
One threads by one threads, it was woven elaborately with nails, and it had to be taken incredibly long time to be completed. It has special kind of comfortable and medium touch of Tsume tsuzure
It is slight folding lines as indicated
Although not shown on the photo and figure, it has thread scuff by fray on the design.
Any of them is not disturbing for wearing.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
It's still wearable enough in very good condition.
Please enjoy this elegant design adding extra elegance to your kimono fashion!