This is a high-ranked Nagoya obi
by Gion Saito.
It has a design of autumn plants such as 'Kiku'(chrysanthemum) and 'Hagi'(Japanese bush clover) , which is dyed.
Embroideries are added to the design partly.
Textile is chirimen(crepe) silk and has soft touch.
It has a stamp of the designer's signature on the wrong side of tare.
It has slight discoloration and patinas on 'otaiko'(square bow) and both side of 'maegara' (front pattern on belly).
It also has slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its vibrant fashion!