This is an impressive Hige-Tsumugi Nagoya obi
with vibrant flower pattern, which is dyed.
The yarns are coming out like 'hige'(beards).
Its refreshing pattern with water painting style is so attractive!
Textile is rustic Tsumugi
silk and has soft touch.
There is a stamp of the designer's signature on the tare part.
It has slight musty smells.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, it has a few tiny stains below the 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
It has folding lines and slight discoloration overall.
It has linear stains beside the otaiko(square bow), but not so noticeable.(refer to the 3rd flaws photo)
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although it has worn-out feeling, it could be worn if these minor flaws do not bother you.
Please enjoy this elegant design for your daily use.