This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with embroidered houou(phoenix) motif.
Also, exotic design is dyed on the base.
Gold glazing is added to the base.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), designed side of maegara will show.
There are seams on the triangle part and near maegara(front patterned part).
Discoloration is slight so it is not prominent.
There is a small stain on otaiko.
Besides it has frays on the wrong side.
Please check photos for details.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its impressive fashion!