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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1247140 (stock #J283)
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$800.00
Wooden Shinto statue called shinzo which is a god of Shinto put in a shrine. Shinzo was made between late Heian and Kamakura period (12th to 14th century). It has a "kanmuri" on the head and wearing a "kariginu" which used to be a clothing of a court aristocrat. Some parts are lost and many moth holes which are natural for the shinzo of this age. H:27cm W:10cm D:7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1247130 (stock #10971)
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Sakiori obi (sash) or cloth which is handwoven of cotton strips for wefts, which are recycled from old cloth such as kimono, furoshiki, futonji etc. The warps are hemp threads. In excellent condition. 20th century. 15.5cm x 3m20cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre AD 1000 item #1246884 (stock #J282)
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$250.00
Sueki large jar which is s grayish earthen vessel and was first made by Korean potter between mid 5th and 8th century. In good condition except for a half-round mending in the top (see the 5th photo) Height:32cm Diameter:28cm It comes with wooden box.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1246877 (stock #J281)
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$160.00
Negoro-nuri large tray made of wood. Negoro-nuri was originally made in Kishu (Wakayama and the southern part of Mie Pref.) by monks between 13th to 16th century. It was made for their daily use such as trays, plates, bowls. The feature of Negoro-nuri is vermilion urushi, functional and simple design. Also, the more used, the more black urush comes out. In excellent condition except a tiny chip. 20th century. With an original box written as "made by Heian" Diameter:35.5cm Height:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1246398 (stock #10970)
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$50.00
Apron made of indigo dyed cotton with simple double kasuri pattern. It has a belt with katazome (stencil-dyeing) which is hand-spun and indigo dyed cotton. In excellent condition. The former half of the 20th century. W:100cm L:63cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1246395 (stock #10969)
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$180.00
Bag made of many kinds of Edo silk fragments such as gold brocade, silk crepe with embroidery of Edo kosode, silk crepe with shibori, Yuzen-zome, stripes etc. The cord is made of old silk threads. It has wear, rips and some of belts for the cord are lost. 19th century. W:57cm H:33cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1246301 (stock #J280)
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Flower vase made of moso-take (large kind bamboo). It is coated urush, the technique is called "tame-nuri", first coated with colored urushi and then coated with transparent urushi. It has a copper container. Generally in good condition but has some tips and scratches. Late 19th to early 20th century. Diameter:14cm Height:30cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1245954 (stock #10968)
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$50.00
Omi kasuri apron with double ikat pattern and made of hemp whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. Omi is a region in Shiga Pref. near Kyoto. The kasuri threads are dyed with natural indigo with board-clamped technique. The belt is cotton with kasuri pattern. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 32cm x 72cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1245953 (stock #10954)
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$210.00
Baby's kimono with shibori design which is made of hand-spun cotton. Probably shibori is made in Arimatsu-Narumi region. Generally in good condition except for sparkled yellowish stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 88cm x 88cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1245838 (stock #10953)
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$240.00
Fukusa (gift cover) with gorgeous embroidery of noshi motif. Fukusa was put over a gift on a happy occasion in old days. The technique of the embroidery is "koma-nui", thick threads rolled with thin gold strips are stitched on the ground with very thin threads. Noshi is an ornament also put on a gift which was made of thinly flattened abalone in old days but it is replaced with paper one these days. The ground cloth is blue silk satin and the lining is red silk crepe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1245828 (stock #10960)
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$390.00
Boy's kimono called noshime (silk) made in Edo period, which is a name of weaving technique with warp kasuri (ikat) between the horizontal border. Noshime kimono was worn by samurai in Edo period and worn by No drama performers these days too. Another feature of this kimono is it has uneven weaving in the indigo part called shijira-ori which is worn by older people, so that this kimono might have been remade from the grandfather's. It has woven crest in the back. 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1245243 (stock #10958)
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$190.00
Wrapping cloth with auspicious noshi design. Noshi is an ornament put on the gift on the happy occasion and used to be made with dried abalone strips in old days but it is replaced with paper these days. It is dyed with tsutsugaki which is the free-hand dyeing technique using rice paste as resist. Hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition except for a mending patch and some pin holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. 107cm x 118cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1245092 (stock #10951)
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$380.00
Woman's kimono made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. It has two different katazome (stencil-dyeing) patterns. Made in Tohoku district. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 120cm x 116cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1245089 (stock #10966)
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$180.00
Cotton futonji with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing). It is hand-spun cotton. In good condition but some parts are much faded. 19th century. 160cm x 186cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1244838 (stock #J279)
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Wooden hand-carved tray made in Hidaka-cho, Saru-gun in Hokkaido which has been one of the large colony of the Ainu people. They are indigenous people mostly lived in Hokkaido. This tray has beautiful geometric Ainu pattern. It has hand-carved letters in the back, "Hidaka, Hiratori, Nibudani Folk Art" which tells this tray was made there by Ainu folk crafstman, probably around early to mid 20th century. In excellent condition except for a tiny chip in the lower rim. W:56cm H:26cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1244733 (stock #J278)
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$350.00
Bamboo basket for flower arrangement. It has very special shape and nicely aged. It has beautiful "otoshi", a water container made of bamboo and coated with urushi. In excellent condition except the handle is a bit loose. Late 19th to early 20th century. H:35cm L:27cm W:21cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244732 (stock #J277)
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$120.00
Small wooden urushi katakuch which is also called "Tengu chōshi" as it has long beak. It is used for sake ( Japanese wine ) or liquid. The outside is coated with black urushi and inside is coated with red urushi. Generally in good condition except for tiny chips and urushi came off in the bottom. Late 19th to early 20th century. Diameter:12.3cm, 16cm (with a beak) Height:7.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1243641 (stock #10947)
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$130.00
A piece of cotton cloth used for Shishi-mai (lion dance) which is one of the folk performing arts. One person or two persons with a wooden lion head put on this cloth and dance to expel demons or ward off plague. It is performed on the New Year's Day or other festivals. It is made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-dyeing) pattern. It has rips, holes and mending patches. 19th century. 64cm x 3m16cm