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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1282822 (stock #11128)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$180.00
Rare item. A pair of heel covers made of hand-spun cotton. It has sashiko (quilting) with cotton thread. They are from Aomori prefecture in Tohoku district located in the northernmost of Honshu. It has wear and holes. Late 19th to mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1282819 (stock #11127)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$1,200.00
Hanten made of 4 to 5 layers of hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton cloth which are recycled from old kimono or futonji. It is from Aomori prefecture in Tohoku which is located in the northernmost of the Honshu. In old days, cotton was cultivated only in warmer districts in Japan so that it was precious in Tohoku and other Japan Sea side districts. They kept even small pieces of cotton and used them for mending or made up one noragi and so on. The quilting threads are hemp...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1282419 (stock #11126)
These paper stencils are for dyeing probably for replaceable silk collar considering the size, or silk kimono. They have traditional design of natural motifs. The process of paper stencil making is that two to four sheets of thin kozo paper are pasted together with paste mixed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Then it is dried on a board and coated with kakishibu. The process is repeated several times and smoked in a chamber for several days so that it becomes thick and water proof...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1282288 (stock #11125)
These paper stencils are for dyeing probably for replaceable silk collar considering the size, or silk kimono. They have traditional design of natural motifs. The process of paper stencil making is that two to four sheets of thin kozo paper are pasted together with paste mixed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Then it is dried on a board and coated with kakishibu. The process is repeated several times and smoked in a chamber for several days so that it becomes thick and water proof...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1282285 (stock #11124)
These paper stencils are for dyeing probably for replaceable silk collar considering the size, or silk kimono. They have traditional design of natural motifs. The process of paper stencil making is that two to four sheets of thin kozo paper are pasted together with paste mixed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Then it is dried on a board and coated with kakishibu. The process is repeated several times and smoked in a chamber for several days so that it becomes thick and water proof...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1281642 (stock #11122)
One panel of boro futonji whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are all hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. The mending stitches are also indigo dyed cotton. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 33.5cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1281461
Japanese antique boro Indigo dye cotton kasuri noragi tattsuke-Pants.It is a very good condition.It does not have a stain and the damage. size:Length 95cm (37.4") waist (regulate it with a string freely) Hip 100cm (39.3")
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1280104 (stock #11116)
Handmade Japanese paper with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern which has soft texture. The handmade Japanese paper was designated as the UNESCO intangible world heritage in 2014. It is generally made of bast fibers of "kozo" or "mitsumata" tree. It is soft but very strong. Dyed with natural brown color. In good condition but a bit of the color faded part from aging. 20th century. 92cm x 57cm 4 sheets available
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1277432 (stock #11108)
Maekake (apron) made of indigo dyed cotton with kasuri pattern. It has a hand-spun cotton belt with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) pattern. It looks almost new. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 99.5cm x 65cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1277431 (stock #11106)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$150.00
Girl's summer kimono made of asa (hemp) with kasuri pattern which is called "akaso kasuri" and it has not been woven these days. Generally in good condition, however it has some stains, dirty line in the shoulders and sleeves, and also some stains. Also, some of the brown kasuri parts are weak as the dye contains iron. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 135cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1277234 (stock #11095)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$200.00
Mae-kake (apron) made of indigo dyed cotton cloth with sashiko (quilting). It has two layers of cloth which look machine-woven and the sashiko thread is white cotton. The belts are made of hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition except for some indigo bleeding in the belts. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 55cm x 53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1277232 (stock #11105)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$1,500.00
Man's boro kimono worn as a juban (under kimono). The ground cloth as well as all the mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. The mending patches are plain, stripes, checks, katazome (stencil-dyeing) and kasuri. The age of the fragments are between the second half of the 19th to early 20th century. 128cm x 125cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1276342 (stock #11104)
Woman's work wear (noragi) made of hand-spun cotton with stripes. The lining is also handwoven zanshi-ori which is household textile woven of leftover yarns. It looks newly made, but the basting thread is asa (hemp) so that it might be old. In excellent condition. Late 19th to the first half of the 20th century. 122cm x 77cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1276104 (stock #11101)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$350.00
Asa boro piece, probably a part of futonji or yogi. The ground cloth is handwoven and natural indigo dyed asa (hemp) with katazome (stencil-dyeing), asa-no-ha pattern. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 92cm x 101cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1276102 (stock #11100)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$250.00
Small piece of boro, probably a part of futonji whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are all hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. It has beautiful mending stitches too. The first half of the 20th century. 125cm x 79cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1275994 (stock #11099)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$600.00
Tsushima asa kimono handwoven of hemp for wefts and brown stripes and white warps are cotton. Tsushima (Tsushima Islands) is located between Korea and Kyushu. Hemp had been grown and woven in the island, however it was banned in 1945 so that it is not woven since then. In excellent condition except for some light stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 124cm x 127cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1275988 (stock #T-M1217)
RYOUTAN
$1,840.00
A traditional design cotton carpet made by Tatsumura Textile company in Kyoto. The textile pattern of the rug is called Oribe Baika Ryusui. This is one of the traditional Oribe style textile design pattern, which portrays Japanese plum blossoms against running water. This design pattern can be found various goods, such as tableware, tea cup, and kimonos.

Founded in 1906, the company has been known for its high quality, traditional and artistic textile...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1275135 (stock #T-M1220)
RYOUTAN
$1,840.00
A traditional design cotton carpet made by Tatsumura Textile company in Kyoto. The textile pattern of the rug is called Taishi kanto, or chromatic cloth with splashed pattern textile, which was named after Shotoku Taishi or Prince Shotoku of 6th century.

Founded in 1906, the company has been known for its high quality, traditional and artistic textile. Since then their textile has been highly recognized both domestically and internationally...