This is a graceful Shioze Nagoya obi
with 'Tsubaki' (camellia) design, which is dyed on the slightly reddish ivory background.
Gold glazing is added on the design.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
The stains on otaiko(square bow) appear when tied and will be bothering.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, the stain on 'Maegara' (front patterned part) may be hidden if tied neatly.
The stain on the tare will be bothering of tied.(A)
It has some other flaws such as slight discoloration.
(refer to the 5th flaws photo)
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
* It has a little mothball smell by long storage.
Though it has some flaws, it could be worn if these minor flaws do not bother you.