This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with folded paper crane and braids pattern, which is dyed.
The fine 'kinkoma'(golden outlining embroidery work) are applied on the pattern.
Textile is shioze silk with its characteristic soft and smooth texture.
There is slight discoloration throughout.
There is a faint stain on 'otaiko'(square bow).
There are stains on the both 'maegara' (front pattern on belly).(A, B)
There are some other flaws such as folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
Although it has such flaws, it is still in wearable condition.
Enjoy wearing the elegant design.