This is a vintage Maru obi
with colorful flower circles and "Karabana"(imaginary Chinese flower) pattern, which is woven.
Gold and silver foil threads woven emerges out against colorful pattern.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
There are frays on 'taresaki'(end of wide part) and the corner of 'tesaki'(narrow end).
There are smudges throughout both edges.
It has tiny stains on 'otaiko'(square bow), 'taresaki'(end of wide part) and so on.(Forth flaw photo)
It has a snag on 'taresaki'(end of wide part).
It has prominent discoloration allover.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
Though it has some flaws by ages, please enjoy its full taste of vintage!