This is a chic Shioze Nagoya obi
with exotic phoenix
and flower design, which is dyed.
The fine gold glazing and 'kinkoma'(golden outlining embroidery work) works are applied on the pattern for adding extra gorgeousness to it.
Textile is shioze silk with its characteristic soft and smooth texture.
*Though the photo shows uneven colors by the angle of light, actual background color is one color.
*The actual background color is relatively more greenish than the photos.
It has smudges throughout the edges.
It has frays near the creases on lower otaiko(square bow), but it will be hidden.
It has a stain on upper otaiko(square bow), but it won't be so noticeable if tied neatly.
It has a stain on 'Maegara' (front patterned part), and linear stain though not indicated.
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), they will be hidden.
It has a slight vague stain and folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
Enjoy wearing the elegant design.