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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1263884 (stock #11056)
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Unlined silk crepe kimono called "omeshi" whose wefts are tightly twisted. Omeshi is thought to be rather high-end as a casual kimono. It has modern Art Deco style camellia motif which is warp ikat and wefts are black. In excellent condition. 126cm x 143cm 1920s~1930s
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1263882 (stock #J298)
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$120
Basket hand-woven of akebi (akebia) vine used in the field or mountain. It is from Tohoku (North-east) district. It has hemp rope for back-packing. In excellent condition. 20th century. W:63cm D:16.5cm H:29cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262085 (stock #11054)
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$90
Cotton hanten worn at the festival in Sakata city in Yamagata Pref. It has 6 "tomoe-mon", triskelions in the back as well as in the front. It is made of hand-spun cotton and has beautiful lining with katazome (stencil-dyeing) which is also hand-spun cotton. Heavily used and has a reinforcement patch on the right shoulder for carrying a portable shrine (mikoshi). Also it has several sparkled stains in the lower back. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262076 (stock #11053)
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Futonji made of hand-spun cotton with check and kasuri (ikat) pattern. All the dyes are natural such as indigo, vegetable yellow and natural brown. In excellent condition except for a rip in the lower hem. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 130cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1261691 (stock #11052)
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$110
Lined silk crepe kimono with colorful block pattern. Omeshi is a kind of silk crepe whose wefts are tightly twisted. Omeshi is thought as rather high-end kimono. It has some silver wefts which is one of the features of kimono made in early Showa, 1930s. In good condition. 124cm x 149cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1261688 (stock #11051)
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Unlined meisen kimono made in 1930s, in early Showa. The technique is hogushi-kasuri which is warp kasuri (ikat). The warps are roughly woven with temporary wefts and then stencil-dyed. The temporary wefts are removed while the real plain wefts are woven. The motifs are irises and streams. In excellent condition. 126cm x 147cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1261138 (stock #J297)
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$120
Portable candlestick made of thick wood. Probably made in Korea. It has nice hand carved touch. 20th century. Length: 40cm Diameter: 8.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1261136 (stock #J296)
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$250
Wooden urushi katakuch which is used for sake ( Japanese wine ) or liquid. The outside is coated with black urushi and inside is coated with red urushi. It has the orner's crest in the bottom. It is used and has many scratches and parts urushi came off. 19th century. Diameter: 22cm, 26.5cm with a beak Height: 17cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1260596 (stock #11050)
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Cotton futonji with treasures motif painted with tsutsugaki technique. It is dyeing technique which is freehand painting using cone-shaped tool filled with rice-paste as resist. The treasures are: treasure balls, scrolls, a mallet, a hat, a cape, a key of a store house and a treasure bag etc. which are all auspicious items. It is thin but hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural brown and pigment colors added. Generally in good condition but has some stains and pigment colors faded...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1260594 (stock #11049)
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$500
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of asa (ramie) and all hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchworked of fragments of silk or asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). This one is made of fragments of ramie which are old cloth as warps as well as wefts are hand-plied and dyed with sumi, black ink. Late 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1259495 (stock #J295)
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$100.00
Five Nyoi-hoju or Nyoi-hoshu which are molded metal in the shape of flaming jewel. Nyoi-hoju is believed that once it is obtained, all the one's wishes are fulfilled in the Buddhism. Two are almost perfect condition but three have some lost parts. 19th century or before. 5.5cm x 6.5cm x 1cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #1259380 (stock #J294)
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$100.00
Small box made of bamboo with Korin style urushi painting. The bamboo is called "goma-take" which means it has many small goma (sesame) like particles on the surface. It has the sign of "Heian Zohiko" that has been a urushi maker in Kyoto. It has brown urushi coated inside. In excellent condition with an original box. 20th century. W:8cm L:11.3cm H:5.3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1259378 (stock #11048)
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$450.00
A curtain made of thick crepe with shibori(tie-dyeing) design. It is hung horizontally and has belts made of paper and probably used on stage or at ceremony. The dyes are all vegetable, benibana (safflower), indigo (ai) and shikon (purple grass root). In good condition except some belts have wear. 19th century. W:3m92cm L:60cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1259257 (stock #11047)
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$90.00
One panel of boro futonji. The ground cloth as well as mending patches are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. It has beautiful quilting with cotton threads. It has some holes. Late 19th mid 20th century. 36cm x 141cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1259111 (stock #11046)
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$170.00
A furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and has katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing) logo or crest. It is dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow for make the beautiful green. It has hand-stitching on both sides for strength. In good condition except for some green color faded parts. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 143cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1259109 (stock #J292)
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$280.00
A round box with a lid made of bentwood (mage-mono or mage-wappa) and coated with urushi. The technique called "mage-mono or mage-wappa" is bending thin wood board such as Japanese cedar or Japanese cypress and bound with bark strips of the cherry tree or bamboo. This box has beautiful pattern of bark strips of the cherry tree which are binding the boards. It was used as a food container (bento-bako) when farmers went to fields. It has three parts, a lid, a round tray and a body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1258733 (stock #11045)
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Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of asa (ramie) and all hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchworked of fragments of silk or asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). The feature of this chogappo is that the triangle fragments are hand-sewn in different four directions that make this one special and artistic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1258729 (stock #11044)
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$350.00
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of asa (ramie) and all hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchworked of fragments of silk or asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). This one is made of fragments of ramie which are old cloth as warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. Late 19th century. In good condition...