This is a Tsume tsuzure Nagoya obi
with riverside scenery design, which is woven.
Textile is thick silk and has smooth touch.
It also has "HATSURIKOU" (small gap in the boundaries of colors), which is the distinctive feature of Tsume tsuzure
One threads by one threads, it was woven elaborately with nails, and it had to be taken incredibly long time to be completed.
It has special kind of comfortable and medium touch of Tsume tsuzure
Maegara(front patterned part) is in one side.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), designed side of Maegara will show.
There is a slight smudge on maegara(front patterned part), and it is bothering a little with the sedate colored background.(3rd flaw photo)
The stains lower otaiko can be hidden when tied.
Besides it has a folding line, so please check photos for details.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its luxurious fashion!