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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 : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323844 (stock #11365)
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$80.00
Two hand-knitted bags made of asa (hemp) for travel. They are diagonally back-packed. The top one is natural color and the bottom one is natural indigo dyed. In excellent condition except for some wear in the strings. Late 19th to early 20th century. Top L:50cm Bottom: L:55cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323842 (stock #11353)
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$100.00
Baby's kaya (mosquito net) made of asa (hemp) whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The frame cloth is hand-spun cotton. Generally in good condition but has some mending patches and holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. w:70cm L:104cm H:66cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1323348 (stock #11370)
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$130.00
Asa (hemp) woman's kimono whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. It looks so called "akaso kasuri" and if it is so, made in Yamato (Nara Pref.) Generally in good condition but has some wear, stains and holes. Meiji period (1868~1912) 132cm x 133cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1322763 (stock #11362)
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$200.00
Cotton futonji made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist dyeing) karakusa pattern. It is natural indigo dyed and it is from Tohoku district. Heavily used and has mending patches and stitches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 94cm x 152cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1322245 (stock #11361)
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$150.00
Woman's asa (probably choma) juban, under kimono worn in summer. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied. In good condition except for some light stains and a hole in the silk cloth in the back of the panel in front. 19th century. 124cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1321815 (stock #11358)
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$700.00
Shinafu noren made of 7 panels. Shinafu is fabric made from bark of shina-tree, which was used for kimono, mosquito net, bag used for sake or shoyu making and so on. Shina tree grows almost all the mountains in Japan, from Hokkaido to Kyushu. It is hand-plied and hand-woven. It has some stains, breaks and unraved parts. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. The measurement of one panel 26cm x 166cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1321395 (stock #11357)
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Han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton. The shibori patterns are nemaki shibori (thread resisted rings) and tsumami makiage shibori (patterned resist rings) and dyed with natural indigo. The sewing thread is indigo dyed cotton. In excellent condition except for a cut (8mm) and several tiny holes in the back. Late 19th to early 20th century. 67.5cm x 70cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1319093 (stock #11344)
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$180.00
Buddhist hichi-jo kesa, seven-strip Buddhist surplice worn over hoi, clerical garment. It is said seven-strip kesa is for everyday use and ku-jo kesa, nine-strip kesa is for a formal occasion. The dark blue frame cloth is brocade, white part is figured silk satin and brown part is silk damask. It has silk cords, tassels and a ring (probably made of ivory). Generally in good condition but has some stains and breaks. The second half of the 19th century. 106cm x 2m32cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1319092 (stock #11343)
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$200.00
Roll of asa (hemp) cloth which is mojiri-ori, warp-twining. The warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The mojiri-ori hemp was often used for fishing net. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 38.5cm x approx.13m
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1317259 (stock #11338)
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A pair of nobori (vertical banner) made of cotton and has hand-written Buddhist sutra "Namu Kanzeon Bosatsu". It has dark brown color because of smoke of incense sticks. Donated in Meiji period(1868~1912), but the year is not clear. 30cm x 127cm, 30cm x 114cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1316900 (stock #11337)
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$80.00
A panel of futonji cloth with hand-drawn tsutsugaki whose motifs are mino (cape), kasa (hat) and hoju (treasure ball). Tsutsugaki is one of dyeing techniques: free-hand drawing with rice paste resist. It is dyed with natural indigo. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 35.5cm x 159cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1315952 (stock #11332)
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$250.00
Fireman's pants (momohiki) made of hand-spun cotton dyed with indigo. It is worn with Fireman's hanten, hood and apron. It has hand-stitched sashiko. Being heavily used, it has mending patches inside and wear. 19th century. L:87cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1315831 (stock #11331)
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$480.00
Futonji made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow. It has karakusa pattern which is katazome (stencil paste-resist dyeing). It has cotton lining which is also hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow. In good condition but has some stains and a small hole. Late 19th to early 20th century. 154cm x 188cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1315826 (stock #11330)
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Futonji made of hand-spun cotton and has design of the tea ceremony utensils such as chasen (tea whisk), sumikago (charcoal bamboo basket), chaire (tea container), fan, ikebana (flower arrangement) etc. They are hand-drawn with tsutsugaki technique which is the paste-regist dyeing. It is dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow color. It is said the tsutsugaki with the tea utencil motif is mainly produced in Izumo in Shimane Pref., Iyo in Ehime Pref., Sanuki in Kagawa Pref...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1315102 (stock #11319)
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$120.00
Juban, under kimono made of silk crepe. The body part is indigo-dyed crepe with free-hand drawing with white line, which is called "shiro-age" It is one of the techniques of Yuzen-zome and the line is paste-resist dyeing. It has some embroideries with gold and silk threads. The sleeves are made of silk crepe with shibori (tie-dyeing) and plain. The lining is hand-spun cortton and the hem is thin wool muslin which has many moth holes and breaks and some small moth holes in the body part...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1312794 (stock #11318)
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$160.00
Hagi-isho juban made of many kinds of recycled silk cloth which are: silk crepe with katazome, shibori, plain silk, stripes and checks woven of wild silk. The dyes are all vegetable and the lining is indigo dyed pongee silk which has white fossil silk inside coming out. This kind of yose-gire juban was worn at the Bon Dance in Nishimonai in Akita prefecture. In excellent condition except for some tiny moth holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 139cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1312133 (stock #11313)
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Two cotton bags for matchlock guns as they have hand written "5 monme 5 bu" inside that shows the size of the gun. They also have the owner's name inside. One is mde of thick twill weave and indigo dyed cotton and the lining is hand-spun cotton. The other is made of dark green hand-spun cotton and komon katazome asa inside whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The top dark green one has a few small holes and wear in the lining...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1312029 (stock #11311)
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$60.00
Cotton Yamato kasuri cloth produced in Yamato region in Nara prefecture. The warps and wefts are machine-spun but the cloth is hand-woven. It used to be the man's kimono, unseamed and washed (toki-mono). Late 19th to early 20th century. 2 pieces of the body: 33cm x 3m10cm 2pieces of the sleeves: 33cm x 104cm In excellent condition but has some light beige parts and the long cloth has 9cm cut in the middle (neck part).