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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1203933 (stock #10842)
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$110.00
This is a furoshiki (wrapping cloth) or fukusa (gift cover) made of several kinds of cotton sarasa, damask etc. The cotton sarasa is stencil-dyeing produced in Japan (called wa-sarasa). Generally in good condition but the cotton sarasa has some moth holes. The former half of the 20th century. 93cm x 93cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1203932 (stock #10841)
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$330.00
This is a handwoven silk brocade sash made in late Edo period (baku-matsu), mid 19th century. Generally in good condition but some wefts are loose from aging. 33cm x 4m20cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1203827 (stock #10839)
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This is a cotton woman's kimono with bold shibori pattern. It is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The shibori was made in Asamai or Yokote in Akita prefecture in Tohoku district, where shibori textiles were produced between late Edo and early Meiji ( mid to late 19th century ), however the production declined later. This kimono has the tenugui (cotton towel) lining with the motif of "kutsuwa" which is one of the horse harnesses. The latter half of the 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1203811 (stock #10838)
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This is a wallet made of silk velvet outside and cotton Japanese sarasa (stencil-dyeing print called wa-sarasa)inside. It has a beautiful brass clasp with tea ceremonial motifs, a charcoal basket and a tea bowl. The silk velvet may be made in late Edo but the cotton sarasa was made later. The latter half of the 19th century. Generally in good condition except for the wear in the velvet parts and some of clasps are lost. 8.3cm x 12cm (when it is folded)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1203095 (stock #10837)
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$500.00
This is a cotton futonji with tsutsugaki "takara-zukushi" design, which is motifs with many kinds of treasures such as treasure ball, a scroll, a mallet, a hat, a cape, a key and treasure bag etc. It has the lining made of indigo dyed cotton cloth. In good condition except for a few holes in the lining. Late 19th to former half of the 20th century. 147cm x 166cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1200825 (stock #10834)
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This is a pilgrim's jacket made of handwoven hemp whose wefts and warps are both hand-plied. It has many red stamps of holy places where the pilgrim had visited, Sanscrit letters which symbolize Buddhas and some stamped Buddhist images such as Fudo (Cetaka) and so on. Generally in good condition but has some dirty parts and some holes. 19th century. 128cm x 103cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1200684 (stock #10830)
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This is a samurai's jinbaori which is worn over armors. The ground cloth is wool fabric called "goro or goro fukuren" which had been imported from western countries such as England or Holland from 16th and 17th centuries. It has patchwork crest "katabami-mon" in the back. Katabami (sorrel) is a kind of weed which is strong and fertile so that it was often used for the samurai's crest. The front panels are made of silk silver brocade and the lining is printed cotton imported from Europe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1197908 (stock #10829)
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Rare item. This is a dochugi, which was worn over a kimono when one went out. It is handwoven and made of shifu (paper textile) dyed with natural indigo. The warps are cotton threads and wefts are tightly twisted paper thread (kami-ito). Shifu whose warps are cotton and wefts are kami-ito is called men-jifu. The last photo shows the untwisted paper weft inside. In excellent condition. Late Edo period (the former half of the 19th century) 132cm x 96.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1195281 (stock #10818)
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$180.00
This is a silk fukuro obi (sash) for formal kimono. It has very fine patterns and they were popular in Meiji period (1868~1912). It has thin floss silk lining. In good condition except for uneven parts of the weaving. 32cm x 3m88cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1195113 (stock #10809)
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$350.00
This is a set of suo and hakama which are worn on a stage (kyogen). Suo (top) is a wide-sleeved overgarment which was worn by samurai. They are made of hemp and both warps and wefts are hand-plied. The suo has laces in front and ornaments in the crests made of deerskin. Generally in good condition but has some stains. 19th century. Suō:184cm x 84cm Hakama:L 83cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1193872 (stock #10808)
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$330.00
This is a set of suo and hakama which are worn on a stage (kyogen). Suo is a wide-sleeved overgarment worn by samurai. They are made of hemp and warps are hand-plied. They have katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) Mukai-zuru ( a pair of cranes face-to-face ) pattern. 19th century. In good condition but has many moth holes in the suō and hakama. Late 19th to early 20th century. Suo W:151cm L:81cm Hakama W:56cm L:89cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1193871 (stock #10806)
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$120.00
This is a han-bakama worn at the Kyogen which is the comical play performed together with the no drama but it is sometimes performed alone. This han-bakama is made of asa ( hemp ) with various round crests which is called "Kyogen-mon" and mostly they symbolize treasures. Generally in good condition except for some small moth holes in the back. 20th century. L:85cm W:56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1193424 (stock #10801)
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$120.00
This is a han-juban ( short under kimono ) made of hand-spun cotton and has itajime ( board-clamped ) pattern. Itajime shibori had been practiced in Kyoto from late Edo period ( the former half of the 19th century ) to early Showa period ( 1920s ), so it is called Kyo-Itajime. However, it has mostly diminished these days. This han-juban has a cotton lining and floss silk for warmth. The both sleeves are made of silk crepe. In good condition except for the dirt in the white cotton collar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1186152 (stock #10773)
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This is a "nobori" made of hand-spun cotton and has hand-painted samurai and horse motifs. Nobori is a banner which was post on Tango-no-sekku ( the boy's festival ) on May 5th when people celebrated the healthy and strong growth of boys. The technique used is tsutsugaki and painted with pigments. It is a part of the original length. Generally in good condition except for a mending, water wet stains in the white horse and a few holes. 19th century ( probably late Edo ) 94cm x 2m8cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1182388 (stock #10762)
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This is a furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow. It has tsutsugaki patterns which is "Maru-ni-mitsuboshi (circle and three stars)" crest and deformed kanji letters. Tsutsugaki is a dyeing technique, hand painting with a cone-shaped tool using rice paste for resist. It has beautiful stitches for strength. In good condition but has a small hole. The latter half of the 19th century. 82cm x 106cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1182355 (stock #10761)
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$450.00
This is a mihon-cho (sample book) of kinran (gold brocade), ginran(silver brocade), tsuzure (tapestry weave) etc. Most of the fragments were imported from China in early 16th century called "naka-watari. A few fragments were imported from Chosen (Korea). In old days, imported silk brocades were so precious that only high ranking samurai, Buddhist priests and rich civilian could afford...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1180046 (stock #10753)
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$380.00
This is a samurai's hanten ( jacket ) and maetate ( apron ) which are worn in case of fire. It is made of handwoven asa ( hemp ) cloth. In good condition except for some tiny moth holes in the back. Edo period ( 18th or the former half of the 19th century ). 118.5cm x 79cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1179088 (stock #10746)
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$120.00
This is a furoshiki ( wrapping cloth ) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. It has tsutsugaki crest. Generally in good condition except for two mending patches, a few small holes and some light stains in the white parts. The latter half of the 19th century. 130cm x 127cm