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"Modern Design Meisen Kimono" exhibition at the Anna Leonowens Gallery at NSCAD University in Halifax, Canada was a great success. You can look at the report at: Haruko Watanabe Home
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1317758 (stock #J346)
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$250.00
Wooden Buddhist statue, probably one of the 12 Shinsho who guard Yakushi Nyorai. Both arms and other parts are lost. 18th century or earlier. H:16.7cm W:6cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1317757 (stock #J345)
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Wooden Buddhist statue with a calm and peaceful face. Both arms and some parts are lost, and has many holes. 18th century or ealier. H:32.5cm W:10cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1313509 (stock #J338)
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Wooden sculpture of Daikoku, one of the Shichifukujin (Seven Lucky Gods). It is called "Onkapokko" by the dialect in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. In excellent condition but has the tiny dent in the back which is original. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. H:16.5cm Diameter:7.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1247140 (stock #J283)
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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1153927 (stock #J216)
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$390.00
This is a wooden sculpture of Daikoku-sama or Daikokuten, one of the seven Japanese gods who bring luck. He is standing on the straw rice bags, holding a lucky hammer in one hand and a big sack on the shoulder. He is the god of agriculture or fertility. 18 or 19th century. In good condition. Height:13.5cm Base:5.7cm x 6.2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1133775 (stock #J202)
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$130.00
These are two wooden miniature Fudos ( Cetaka ) who is the incarnate of Dainichi Nyorai, the highest ranking Buddha. It is said that he can change evil minds of demons and make them good. He has an expression of rage, holding a sword in the right hand, the kensaku ( originally a trap for birds or small animals ) in the left hand ( Both are lost of these Fudos ). One is standing on a rock, but this wooden one is not an original. Right-H: 12cm W: 7.5cm Left-H: 10.5cm W: 4.2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1133772 (stock #J203)
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$160.00
This is a wooden miniature Buddha. It is made of one piece of wood except for the upper head part. It used to be gilt Buddha, but most of it is peeled off. There is some parts the gilt is slightly left ( look at the fifth photo ). Except for that, in good condition. H:17cm W: 4.7cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1133043 (stock #J201)
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This is a miniature wooden sculpture. It is not sure who he is but looks like an ogre as he has tiny horns in the head and is holding an iron club. It is extraordinary and has strong impression. 18th or 19th century. Generally in good condition but has some moth holes. Height: 20cm