This is a graceful Shioze Nagoya obi
with 'Ume' (plum blossom) design, which is dyed.
The fine gold glazing and embroidery works are applied on the pattern.
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.
It has frays on the tare corners and throughout the edges.
It has slight discoloration on otaiko(square bow) edges, on the creases of lower otaiko(square bow) and other wide places.
It has a tiny stain on lower otaiko(square bow) and may appear when tied.
It has tiny snags on 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it is in very good condition overall.
Enjoy wearing it as everyday clothes.