All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1305028 (stock #AG1017)
ichoya
$160.00
This small nagakubi, a long neck style, bottle was assumed to be used for offering liquor to shrines. Gentle and rich caramel glaze, along with dark iron glaze, show an unpredictable beauty of the old craftsmanship. Th slightly flattered top creates an elegant accent and a balance of this small bottle. While there is a small tip at the foot, for a rare piece like this bottle, it should still be considered as a complete piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1304233
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Ito Tozan I (1846 - 1920) (Scroll down for more information.)

Height: 12.5 inches

Width: 6 inches

Age: Meiji (1890 to 1920)

Mark: Underglaze black, Tozan Sei

Condition: Excellent

Ito Tozan was born in Awata, Kyoto in 1846. During his illustrious career he won many awards...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1303395 (stock #TCR4899)
The Kura
$600.00
A fine Hira Chawan perfect for summer tea by Ito Tozan I enclosed in a wooden box annotated by the third generation head of the family. Soft and cool crackled gray inside, the outside entirely covered in crashing waves leaving only the foot and stamp in raw white clay. The box is titled Nami-Moyo Chawan, and signed inside Made by Teishitsu Gigei-in First generation Tozan and signed third generation Tozan-Ki. It is 6 inches (15 cm) diameter and in fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1303394 (stock #TCR4898)
The Kura
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A large archaic Chinese styled vase covered in dark metallic glaze on a rosewood stand by Ito Tozan I enclosed in a wooden box annotated by the third generation Tozan. The box is titled “Teishitsu Gigei-in Shodai Tozan Saku, Hakushiki Dai Kabin” (Made by Imperial Art Academy Member First Generation Tozan, Hakushiki Large Vase) and signed within Third Generation Tozan Ki. The vase is 16 inches (40.5 cm) tall, 10-1/2 inches (27 cm) square and in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1303048 (stock #TCR4896)
The Kura
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A large Ukibori vase covered in iron with yellow slip raised imagery of birds in a pomegranate tree by Ito Tozan I enclosed in the original signed wooden box dated 1917. It is 16 inches (40 cm) tall 10-1/2 inches (26 cm) diameter and in fine condition.
Ito Tozan I (1846-1920) began as a painter in the Maruyama school studying under Koizumi Togaku...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1302779 (stock #TCR4892)
The Kura
$250.00
A rare Kinkazan Yaki tea bowl by Fukuda Kyokusui decorated with two verses which appear to be signed Koraku and Kako. The bowl is 5-1/2 inches (14 cm) diameter, 3-1/2 inches (9 cm) tall and in fine condition. Fukuda Kyokusui (1856-1928) established his kiln in Gifu in the 1890s, and began the revival of the Gifu Castle pottery tradition. A similar piece is held in the Gifu Prefectural Historical Museum.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1301258 (stock #0225)
t a t a m i
$650.00


RYUKYU/YAEYAMA FLASK


Dealer: misakadou

Categorized into either sake flask from Ryukyu Islands (Okinawa) or Yaeyama Islands (in the southwest of Okinawa Prefecture), also a scarce type before the Meiji period considering of the aftermath of World War II. Very popular shape and size for the actual use of Japanese-style evening drink, arranged with refined 'kintsugi' gold restoration (with scenic exposure of red lacquer base coating) by the former...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1301150 (stock #0223)
t a t a m i
$200.00


SHINO-ORIBE MUKOZUKE


Dealer: misakadou

Copied piece with reverence of quality Shino-Oribe ware mukozuke (food container for tea ceremony) made in Momoyama period, as an antique re-creation in Meiji period, called 'Utsushi' as the one of unique traditional Japanese art form...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1300197 (stock #10785)
Welcome To Another Century
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Kogo, ceramic box for keeping incense in the shape of a faceted tama or jewel. Brown stoneware with greenish brown ash glaze on top and with the typical white inclusions. Shigaraki stone ware. Japan, Edo period, 18th century or older.

H 2 x L 2 ¼ x Wv2 inches

Traces us usage consistent with age. All in all excellent condition

Comes with kiri-wood tomobako with inscription.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1299823 (stock #TCR4882)
The Kura
$1,800.00
A small roaring Shishi lion in the Ninsei style by Miyagawa Kozan I enclosed in the original signed wooden box titled Koro (incense burner). It is 2 x 2-1/2 x 3 inches (5 x 6.5 x 7 cm) and is in fine condition.
The name Kozan was granted by Prince Yasui-no-Miya in 1851 in honor of the tea ware produced during the later Edo for the imperial Court by the tenth generation head of the Kyoto pottery family Miyagawa Chozo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1298854 (stock #9-127c)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A monumental Bizen ware hibachi formed as a shishi mask. Originally used by the samurai class, hibachi were used since Heian times as portable heaters made usually of wood or lacquer and later metal and ceramic. This one is made of the highly resistant, iron-rich Bizen pottery. One of the oldest forms of pottery in Japan, Bizen ware pieces, like this shishi mask, are heavy in weight due to its iron-rich content...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1297422 (stock #TRC1503)
Light brown clay underlying rich earthy tones, this Irabo chawan has an attractive shape and slender textured pedestal. Rough yet elegant, it feels comfortable in the hand.

Introduced to Japan in the 16th and 17th centuries from the Korean Joseon dynasty (1392-1897), Irabo bowls are admired largely for their use in tea ceremony. Made of coarse, unrefined clay with a high content of iron oxide, such bowls display remarkable contrast and depth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1296700 (stock #591)
hotoke antiques
$200.00

Unusually "smeared" ash-glazed Mino ware folk flask (binbo-tokkuri), Late Edo period, 19th century. Inborn camouflage color, just like an abstract painting. Unique and aesthetic as is as well.

approx. D: 9cm (3.54in), H: 21cm (8.26in) 


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1296697 (stock #590)
hotoke antiques
$280.00

Mature and lyrical landscape. Well-used folk pottery container for tooth-blacking (ohaguro), with the iron adhesion of inside (for tannin dyeing of iron mordanting) as its certain evidence of what it was actually used for, besides its handy size. From Akita prefecture in Tohoku region as its provenance.

approx. D: 11.5cm (4.52in), H: 11.5cm (4.52in) 


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1296371 (stock #TCR4367)
The Kura
$2,500.00
A rare long, high-walled Te-tsuki Oribe basin with an unusual braided handle dating from the mid Edo period. Iron vines and designs decorate the earth-toned glaze on one side, the other simply covered in a splash of yellow-tinged green glaze, which runs to form a deep dark pool of blue-green glass in the corner. It is roughly 9-1/2 x 6 x 5 inches (24 x 15 x 13 cm) and comes enclosed in an antique wooden box...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1296263 (stock #TCR4863)
The Kura
$300.00
It is 11 inches (28 cm) tall and is in fine condition, dating from the Meiji period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1295908 (stock #TCR4816)
The Kura
$395.00
A very unusual shallow basin from the Sendai area kilns of Tsutsumi covered in a thick olive glaze shouldered with freckled white. Six rods supported the piece in the kiln, and they are still visible within along with a large kutsuki of brick red clay. It is 14-1/2 inchdes (37 cm) diameter, 3-1/2 inches (8.5 cm) deep and in fine condition. More common Tsutsumi bowls are either deeper, by a couple of inches, or more shallow in the traditional Ishi-zara style. This piece dates from the early ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1295356 (stock #1140)
Dragon's Pearl
$480.00
A very charming water-dropper of greyish, Seto stoneware covered with a mottled ash glaze and spots of purple. The shape modeled to resemble a peony flower. Edo, 18th cent. Comes in a nice, small storage box. H 4.5 cm, D 8.5 cm. Condition: Excellent. Minor wear. Smooth from use.