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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1340275 (stock #12467)
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Sodenashi (sleeveless) han-juban (short under kimono) made of silk crepe for outside and cotton for inside. Inside has katazome (stencil-resist dyeing) which is hand-spun cotton. The red muslin wool in the collar has many moth holes. 19th century. 41.5cm x 58cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1340126 (stock #12466)
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$800.00
Tsutsugaki cloth with Pheonix and paulownia motif which used to be the center part in the back of the yogi. Yogi is kind of futon in the shape of kimono. It is hand-spun cotton and dyed with pigments. In excellent condition except for a mending patch in the top. The second half of the 19th century. 77cm x 170cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1340063 (stock #J372)
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$80.00
Two woodblock printed books of gesaku or gisaku (popular story). Both have beautiful woodblock print covers. Right: "Kyokaku-den" author: Rakutei Saiba (1848~1854) published in Kaei 7 (1855) Kyokaku was a man who had a spirit of chivalry and "weakened the strong and helped the weaks" Left: "Shiranui-monogatari" author: Ryukatei Tanekazu (1807~1858). Published in Ansei 5 (1858) Toyokuni is an painter for woodblock prints for both books and there is a stamp of Kunisada in the left one...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1339370 (stock #12461)
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$60.00
Child's ceremonial kimono made of asa (hemp or ramie) whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. In excellent condition except for a few stains. 19th to early 20th century. 85cm x 87cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338966 (stock #J371)
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$150.00
Ko-Imari (early Imari ware) saba-choko produced in Arita in Saga prefecture in Edo period.Soba-choko was used for food in older days, but it became used also for soba soup to be dipped in later. The ko-imari were exported from Imari port so that it is called Imari ware. This one was made in mid Edo period (18th century) with hand-drawn grass pattern. In excellent condition except for the original flaws fron the kiln. Diameter of the top: 7cm Diameter of the bottom: 4.5cm Height: 5.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1338424 (stock #11459)
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Large furoshiki made of hand-spun cotton with tsutsugaki karakusa (arabesque) pattern. Tsutsugaki is the dyeing technique which is free hand drawing with rice paste for resist. It is dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow. Generally in good condition but has some holes and rips. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 144cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1338153 (stock #11458)
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Asa (hemp or ramie) man's kimono which is unbleached and called "kibira". It is mainly produced in Takamiya in Shiga prefecture. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied. Generally in good condition but has some stains and mending. The latter half of the 19th century to early 20th century. 124cm x 125cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1334833 (stock #11444)
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Fragment of Edo kosode, womans kimono whose ground cloth is rinzu (figured silk). It has embroidered flowers and kata-kanoko which is katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing) imitating small round shibori pattern called "kanoko-shibori". It has wear and holes. Edo period. 31cm x 26cm Framed with paper.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1334551 (stock #12441)
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Yu-age which is made of indigo dyed cotton with tsutsuhaki auspicious motif. There was a custom in San-in district when married daughter had a baby, her parents prepared items such as yu-age (towel), ko-oi-obi (baby sling), mutsuki (diaper) and ashi-fuki (foot towel). They are called "mago goshirae". This is a yu-age used when a newborn baby had the first bath. It has red color in the corner dyed with akane (madder) or benibana (safflower) as red color was believed to expel evil...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1334542 (stock #12440)
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$300.00
Kirecho (sample book of fragments) with kinran (gold brocade), ginran (silver brocade), karaori (Chinese weaving) etc. which are from 19th century (late Edo to Meiji period). It has 26 pages with 65 fragments in various measurements. Generally in good condition but the covers have some wear and damage. 30.5cm x 24.5cm x 3.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1333725 (stock #12438)
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$380.00
Jinbaori (samurai's war coat worn over armors) made of wool imported from Europe for outside, silk brocade imported from China for lapels and wasarasa (Japanese cotton print) made of hand-spun cotton for the lining. Red wool also imported from Europe is used for the patchwork crest and design in the back. The metal button has an interesting design with "hichiyo-mon" and "DOUBLE GILT" in the back...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1333137 (stock #J364)
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$20.00
Miniature Torii, shrine gates made of very thin metal, probably iron. The usage is not clear, but it is said they are votive offerings for a shrine, however name of the shrine or age is unknown. They have nice rust and one of them lost one metal. Very thin less than 1mm. 11.5cm x 18.5cm Probably 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1333008 (stock #12435)
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Han-juban (short under kimono) made of several kinds of silk cloth which are recycled from old kimono. They are: benibana-dyed silk crepe, plain weave silk with shibori (tie-dyeing), silk crepe with katazome (stencil-resist dyeing). The lining is thin white cotton. In excellent condition except for a small stain in the upper part of the right sleeve. Late 19th to early 20th century. 122cm x 57cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1332186 (stock #12429)
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$300.00
A set of pilgrim's kimono (called suzukake), a belt, a pair of tabi, accessaries and the baskets for containing these items. The suzukake and the trapezoid bag are made of hand-spun cotton and tabi and the rectangular bag are made of machine-woven cotton. It has a necklace made of washi, handmade paper...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1332040 (stock #12423)
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$350.00
Woman's katsugi (head veil) made of very thin silk gauze with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) whose pattern is traditional "Matsukawa-bishi" with "Yatsu-fuji" round crest. Katsugi was worn by a woman when she went out. The neck part is lowered in front for easier wearing on the head. Katsugi with this zigzag pattern is called "Gosho katsugi" and worn by a woman of the court noble. Both katsugi and two silk cords are dyed with natural indigo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1331411 (stock #12419)
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$90.00
Asa kaya (hemp mosquito net) cloth whose wefts and warps are both hand-plied. It has nicely faded color. In good condition but has some wear. Late 19th to early 20th century. 99cm x 180cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1330491 (stock #12412)
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$280.00
Part of futonji with many mending patches which are old katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). The ground cloth with spiral pattern as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton. All sewing threads are indigo dyed cotton. The second half of the 19th century. 64cm x 136cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1330063 (stock #12411)
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Cotton futonji with hand-drawn tsutsugaki tea utensil motif, which is made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. It has tea utensils such as tea kettle, furnace, flower vase, fan, stone tea mill, tea whisk and so on. Futonji with tea utensils was mainly made in Sanuki in Kagawa Pref., Izumo in Shimane Pref., Iyo in Ehime Pref. where the tea ceremony has been popular. In excellent condition with indigo cotton frame except for many cotton dust in the back...