This is a chic opened Nagoya obi
with exotic animal medallion, which is woven by Tatsumura Textile co., ltd, one of the most leading textile companies in Japan.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The 'otaiko'(square bow) is double layered style.
There is a tag of Tatsumura on the wrong side.
*The actual background color is relatively more reddish than the photos.
Both corners are a little frayed, and the stains on the wrong side will be hidden when tied.
The folding lines are not disturbing for wearing.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it is in very good condition overall.
Please enjoy this glamorous design adding extra elegance to your kimono fashion!
The first generation Heizo Tatsumura is known for an authority of reconstruction of ancient fragment, and he raised his work created by the collection of the skill of the texture to the level of the art textile.
There are three weaving factories, 'Tatsumura Art Textile', 'Tatsumura Textile', and 'Koho Tatsumura', inherited from the first Heizo.
They continue to research for the ancient fragment and inherited the tradition of weaving art creation based on it.
They have been producing original arts which are universally recognized.