This is a Shioze Nagoya obi
with Gosho-doll with bell design,which is dyed.
The charming pattern emerges out against ivory color base.
Textile is sioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
It has smudges on the both edges allover.
It has slight discoloration from 'taresaki'(end of wide part) to 'otaiko'(square bow).
It has stains on 'tare'(wide end), it could be hidden when you tie it.
It has a tiny and slight stain(A) on upper 'otaiko'(square bow), but they will be hidden if tied neatly.
It has stains on left side of 'maegara' (front pattern on belly).
However, when you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), they will be hidden.
It also has some other flaws such as folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and figure.
Though it has some flaws, it is still wearable enough.
Please enjoy its tasteful fashion!