This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with stylish stripe design, which is dyed.
Gold glazing is added to the design partly.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
Its length is rather long, 12'6"(381cm).
Discoloration upper otaiko can be hidden when tied.
Snags lower otaiko are not so prominent.
It has a bit of tiny patinas, and they might be hidden or not when tied.(3rd flaw photo)
There is a small stain on the maegara(front patterned part).
However, when you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), it will be hidden.
There are other flaws so please check detail photos.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its chic fashion as a daily wear!