Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori GALLERY TSUMUGI
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1320531 (stock #11353)
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$550.00
Cotton woman's yukata with beautiful sekka-shibori pattern. Sekka literally means snow flower and it is the snowflakes. It has rather thick texture so that probably made of hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition. 130cm x 141cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1320494 (stock #J349)
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$400.00
Bandori, a pad for back-pack used on special occasion such as wedding. The ordinary one is made of only rice straw and this one has decoration hand-knitted of hemp. The shoulder belts are made of rice straw and recycled cotton strips. It is from Shonai region in Yamagata Pref. in Tohoku. The first half of the 20th century. L with belts:70cm W:26cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1320473 (stock #11352)
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Large bag made of cotton sakabukuro (or shoyubukuro) with beautiful mending stitches. It is all hand-sewn. 20th century. 58cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1320357 (stock #11351)
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$280.00
Silk brocade obi, sash for rather formal kimono. It is imitating shibori pattern with embossed-like weaving. The motif is stream and bird. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1320354 (stock #11348)
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$60.00
Han-juban, a short under kimono made of cotton with katazome (stencil-resist dyeing). It has beautiful thick silk crepe sleeves with dragon design. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 120cm x 61cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1320351 (stock #11347)
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$280.00
Pilgrim's hanten made of white cotton with many stamps of the sacred sites where the pilgrim visited. The sacred site is called "fuda-sho" where pilgrims have the temple collect their shakyo, hand-copied sutra and pay the nokyo-ryo, fee for the collection of the shakyo as a donation after a prayer, and they receive the stamp of the hoin in the nokyo-cho as well as on the hanten...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1319342 (stock #11346)
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$320.00
Boro noragi (work wear) or juban ( under kimono) made of many kinds of recycled cloth which are hand-spun or machine-woven cotton with shibori(tie-dyeing), katazome(stencil-dyeing), kasuri(ikat), stripes and plain. Silk with katazome is used in the lining. The shibori is from Akita Pref. in Tohoku. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 130cm x 116cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1319341 (stock #11345)
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Cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dyeing) whose technique is "Nui-yoro shibori (pleated and stitched stripes)". It is "Vertical stripes created by hand-stitching along the weft threads of unmarked cloth. This results in particularly fine stripes which thin out and almost disappear in places, while in other places they continue in long straight lines, just like a waterfall" from "Nihon-no Shibori-giho" by Ando Hiroko. This is made of machine-woven cotton and dyed with indigo...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1319090 (stock #11342)
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$180.00
Boro small carpet mostly made of hand-spun cotton dyed with indigo. It has 4 to 5 layers and roughly sewn sashiko (stitches) with white cotton thread. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 78cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1318639 (stock #11340)
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$60.00
Rope made of recycled cotton cloth such as old kimono, furoshiki, futonji and so on. It was used for carrying a luggage. 20th century. L: approx. 3m88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1318638 (stock #11339)
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$450.00
Rare item. Boro cotton kimono (yukata) whose original ground cloth is jishiro Narumi-kongata. It is hand-spun cotton with stencil-dyeing which is imitating shibori (tie-dyeing) made in Meiji (1868~1912). Other cloth are machine-woven cotton. The first half of the 20th century. It is worn out and has holes and dirty parts. 126cm x 133cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1316899 (stock #J343)
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$280.00
Urushi small tray with gold makie whose motifs are auspicious noshi and treasures. It has an original wooden box. In excellent condition except for a chip (8mm) in the rim. Late 19th to mid 20th century. W:27cm L:18cm H:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1316502 (stock #11335)
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$300.00
Small carpet made of three to four layers of cotton which are mainly hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. It has roughly sewn sashiko (quilting) with whit cotton threads. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 124cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1316390 (stock #11334)
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Boro kendo-gi worn under the protector in kendo which is the traditional martial art swordsmanship. It has beautiful hand-stitched sashiko (quilting) but it is heavily used and has holes and mending patches. The ground cloth is hand-spun and natural indigo-dyed cotton and sashiko threads are machine-spun cotton. Probably the first half of the 20th century. 114cm x 85cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1316387 (stock #11333)
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$150.00
Carp streamer (koi-nobor) made of cotton with hand-drawn tsutsugaki design which is magoi, black carp. Koi-nobori is flown on the Boy's Festival (or Child's Festival) on May 5th. According to the old Chinese legend, carp became dragons while they swim up waterfalls so that they are the symbol of strength and success. 20th century. In excellent condition except for some small holes (1.5cm x 1.5 cm or smaller) and a few balck stains. 20th century. Sewn by machine. L:3m32cm W:98cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1315835 (stock #J342)
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$80.00
Iron yu-koboshi which is a container for remaining tea. It is called "Nanbu-tetsu" made in Morioka in Iwate prefecture in Tohoku district, which is known for excellent quality of iron ware such as the cha-gama and the tea kettle. This one has the reliefs of azami, thistle. The back of the lid and the inside of the body are enameled. In excellent condition. 20th century. Diameter od the lid:13.5cm, Height of the body:12.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1315828 (stock #J341)
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$550.00
Basket made of yama-budo (crimson glory vine) for body part and akebi (akebia vine) for handles. It is from Tohoku region, North-East of the Honshu. In excellent condition. 20th century. 48cm x 33cm x 16cm (body part)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1315591 (stock #J340)
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$110.00
Mingei wooden box with carving. In good condition but has some dents and scratches on the lid. 20th century. 13.5cm x 29cm x 5.5cm