All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305431 (stock #11284)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$280.00
Boro noragi made of hand-spun and natural indigo and brown color dyed cotton. It is made of three layers of cotton and worn in the colder season. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 104.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305430 (stock #11283)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$250.00
Boro noragi hanten (short wark wear) made of three layers of cotton cloth which are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton stripe. The cotton lining is also hand-spun and naturalindigo dyed. It has roughly sewn sashiko (quilting) and worn in the colder season. The inside sleeves are made of old katazome (stencil-dyeing) cotton cloth. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 79.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1305427 (stock #11282)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$150.00
Boro noragi hanten (short work wear) whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. It is from Aomori prefecture in Tohoku region. Not wearable. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm X 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1304601
Orime
$145.00
This is a large indigo dyed jacket, or hanten, decorated with a rice paste resist dye technique. It seems very likely that a stencil was used though the appearance has an appealing freehand quality to it. This jacket is hand stitched from indigo dyed cottons. Pockets, with simple button closures, appear to have been added to the inside of the jacket at a later date with machine stitching...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1303865
Orime
$170.00
This is an indigo dyed cotton furoshiki, or wrapping cloth, with an auspicious tabane noshi motif created with tsutsugaki, a hand drawn rice paste resist technique.

Noshi is abalone that is dried and stretched into long ribbons. It was believed since ancient times that abalone was auspicious and brought longevity. Considered to be a token of good fortune, these were often included with gifts as a sign of well wishes...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1303856
Orime
$160.00
This is an indigo dyed cotton happi, or festival jacket, with a bold and graphic design which has been created with a hand applied resist dye technique.

The front of the jacket reads 小林家 or "Kobayashi House" with rows of large coins and whorls wrapping from the front to reverse of the jacket.

The upper portion of the back of the coat has a large kamon, or crest, which signifies a company or family emblem...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1303197 (stock #11272)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$250.00
Small boro futonji made of many kinds of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton fragments such as stripes, plain, checks. The ground cloth is not large one sheet cloth but it is patchwork of many small fragments. It is said in Northern area, cotton was not cultivated because of the colder climate, so that it was very precious. The bunch of the cotton rags and tatters were shipped there and people bought it and made it into noragi (work wear), futonji, bags and so on...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1303191 (stock #11254)
Cotton stripe man's kimono, probably handwoven. It has rather thick texture. In good condition but has several stains and the color faded line in the front sleeve and the upper body and also mended stitches in the back near the left sleeve. 20th century. 128cm x 125cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1303113
Japanese vintage kimono made of navy blue silk with embroidery of chrysanthemums on long vines down the front, and branches with cherry blossoms on the sleeves. The backside has a large, beautiful bunch of embroidered chrysanthemums and cherry blossoms cascading down with two small birds in flight. The collar is lined with a charming fabric of dragons, flowers, and oriental designs. Size: 53.5" height, 47.5" width
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302939 (stock #11290)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$100.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302938 (stock #11269)
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm (39cn + 121cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302937 (stock #11268)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$120.00
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts near the both hems. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1302936 (stock #11267)
One panel of cotton futonji with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. Generally in good condition except for the yellowish parts in the lower hem and the machine-sewn seam. 20th century. 31cm x 160cm (64cm + 96cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1302868 (stock #11265)
Sakabukuro with mending and stitches which is made of cotton. It was used in the process of making Japanese wine (sake), in squeezing fermentation broth (moromi) in it to extract sake. It used to be the lighter color, but the darker it became as it was used repeatedly. 20th century. 24cm x 71cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1302065 (stock #11263)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$550.00
Cotton futonji with tsutsugaki design of cha-dogu (tea utensils) for Sencha . Sencha is Chinese style tea and non-powdered green tea. It is hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The utensils are: a tea bowl, a tea caddy, a leaf-tea jar, a kettle, a a bamboo whisk, a tea pot, chopsticks for charcoals, a feather fire-making fan, a set of earthen pot and furace, tea saucers, a basket for tea set and so on. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1301380 (stock #11259)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$400.00
Miyako-jufu man's kimono hand-woven of choma (ramie) and dyed with Ryukyu-ai. The wefts and the warps are hand plied. Miyako-jofu has been woven in Miyako Island in Okinawa since 14th century. It was called "Satsuma-jofu" in Edo period as the island belonged to Satsuma feudal domain. It was imposed as tax. It is time-consuming process of thread making, thread plying, weaving as matching the wefts and warps kasuri patterns. It is pounded with mallet to make it shiny after the cloth is woven...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1301378 (stock #11258)
Man's cotton kimono with Mokume-shibori (wood grain shibori). In good condition, but it has many spattered stains in spite of having been washed. The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1301076 (stock #10791)
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Pair of golden yellow silk fukusa or ceremonial cloths, with diamond pattern with water birds design in brocade weave, over which is embroidered in different hues of pink and in goldthread. The larger fukusa is decorated with a lobster carrying a treasure boat, holding several of the treasures. The smaller fukusa is decorated with a treasure boat, as well. Reverse decorated in brocade technique with a family crest in white silk. Japan, Taisho or Showa era, ca...