This is a charming opened Nagoya obi
with people pattern, which is dyed with katazome technique.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft and slight textured touch.
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), Maegara will show with correct direction.
It has frays on both corners, and smudges on both end and throughout the edges.
It has tiny pinholes on the wrong side of tesaki.
it has dyestuff-like stain on a wide range from tare end near the 'Maegara' (front patterned part).(A)
The creases near 'Maegara' (front patterned part) is slightly discolored.
It also has slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although it has some flaws as mentioned, it still is a very charming item to tie!