This is an elegant Fukuro obi
with 'Ume'(Plum blossoms), "Matsu"(pine tree), "Fuji" (wisteria), 'Hanabishi'(flower diamonds), nested diamond and butterfly pattern, which is woven.
It has Noh
costume like elegance. The pattern is woven like a relief with "Ukiori" technique.
Textile is exquisite soft silk.
It doesn't have a stiff lining inside.
There are some flaws such as folding lines and snags.
There are some strings coming off on the 'tesaki'(end of folded part).
There is a small stain on the plain area of the narrow belt part.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
It is still in good condition.
Enjoy wearing the elegant design.