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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1167324
Shippodo
$250.00
A mid-size document or letter box to hold documents or paper used for writing letters. The box is made using thin strips of paper and weaving the paper into a box. A layer of paper is covered on both the inside and outside then lacquer is coated on the top. The inner layer is covered with paper again and the box is finished. These boxes were used daily in most Japanese homes to hold kimonos, cloths, and other small objects...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1189328
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西村象彦 高台寺蒔絵棗

The Kodaiji motif originates from the temple founded by Hideyoshi's wife, Nene in the late 16th century...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1190829
Shippodo
$250.00
A Japanese lacquered tray decorated with a group of cranes flying in the sky. The cranes are done in makie where gold pigment and colored lacquer is used to decorate a piece either coated with lacquer or a polished wooden piece. Cranes are a symbol of longevity in East Asia and are found predominantly in Siberia to Manchuria and migrate to Japan in Winter.

Age: Showa Period: 1926-1989

Size: Height 1.5" Length 15.5" Width 10.5"

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1930 item #1240470
Shippodo
$875.00
Kakamura Bori Lacquer Hiro Buta (Kimono Trays)

Artist unknown

Taisho-Showa Period

Size: Large tray: Length 24" Width 15" Height 2.75" Smaller Tray: Length 23" Width 14.5" Height 2.75"

Hiro buta were an essential part of most Japanese households up to the beginning of the war in the late 1930s. Often these were made from a set of two trays where one tray contained the accessories necessary for a kimono (i.e. obi, obi accessories, etc.) and the larger tray held the main kimonos...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1970 item #1240598
Shippodo
$180.00
Kamakura Bori Lacquer Dish

Hakkodo

Late Showa (1950-1970)

Size: Diameter 9.75" Height 1.75"

Hakkodo was originally a Buddhist sculpture studio based in Kamakura producing Buddhist statues in the Kei school (manner similar to Unkei and Kaikei) The studio existed in a region where for nearly 700 years generations of sculptors produced life-like images of the Buddha, Bodhisattvas and various deities...