This is an elegant Shioze Nagoya obi
with charming cherry tree grass motif, which is dyed.
The fine gold glazing works are applied on the motif.
Textile is shioze silk with its characteristic soft and smooth texture.
There is a name of client on the lower otaiko(square bow).
'Maegara' (front patterned part) changes depending on the way of wrapping.
*The background color may seem irregular on photos, but it is actually one tone of color as seen in HTML code.*
It has relatively prominent stains of 0.59in(1.5cm) on otaiko(square bow).(refer to the 2nd flaws photo/pointed brown one)
Red part is by the interference of the digital camera, and actually it has none.
It has slight discoloration from the tare end to uppr otaiko(square bow).
It also has slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
Although it has some flaws, please enjoy this charming design for your daily use.