This is a vintage Maru obi
with 'tsuzumi' (Japanese hand drum), royal cart and flower fan pattern.
It is a gorgeous piece which is woven vibrantly.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The base color is pale green.
It has kaikiri lines(end mark line) on both ends, which is suitable for Hikinuki knot style.
The corners are frayed slightly, but discoloration and frays are slight.
There is a weaving flaw like stain on otaiko.(4th flaw photo)
It has some other flaws such as small snags.
Please check photos for details.
Though it has some flaws by ages, please enjoy its full taste of vintage!