This is a graceful shioze Fukuro obi
with a design of wave on fan, which is dyed on the vibrant background.
Fine embroidery work and gold glazing are added on the main parts.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
'Maegara' (front patterned part) is on one side.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), Maegara will show.
*The real base color is not so light, but more reddish than the photos.
The dyestuff (A) are quite tiny and not so noticeable.
The stains on 'Maegara' (front patterned part) will appear and bothering.
It has a linear black stain in below the otaiko(square bow), but it will be hidden when tied.
(refer to the 1st flaws photo)
It has some other flaws such as folding lines, and frays on both corners. (no photo)
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it could be worn if these minor flaws do not bother you.
Please enjoy its elegant fashion casually.