This is a vintage Maru obi
with large flowers such as kiku(chrysanthemum) design.
It has been dyed and partly embroidered.
Textile is silk and has soft touch.
The pattern at otaiko(square bow) part is designed upside down from kaikiri-line to be tied with hikinuki style.
The length is rather short, 12'9"(388cm).
It is discolored overall and has patinas partly.
Also it has loosing embroidery, stains, and so on.
Although there is no figure, left side of under otaiko(square bow) has a small hole.
For the detail, please check figures and photos.
It has some flaws because of its old age.
However, we would like you to enjoy this elegant design of vintage at your hands!