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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1186603 (stock #10781)
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$160.00
This is a small boro cloth made of many cotton pieces which are kasuri, stripes, plain and so on. Most of them are dyed with natural indigo. The former half of the 20th century. 72cm x 91cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1910 item #1182924 (stock #J233)
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$380.00
This is a bamboo flower basket handwoven of bamboo strips. It has water container made of bamboo lined with copper to prevent from water leak. Meiji period (1868~1912) In good condition except for a cut and some loose bamboo strips. H:43cm Diameter:28cm Diameter of the top:16cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1182503 (stock #10763)
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This is a cotton zanshi-ori futonji. Zanshi-ori is handwoven of leftover threads at home. It has some kasuri threads and the threads are mostly natural-dyed. In excellent condition. The former half of the 20th century. 92cm x 152cm  
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1182355 (stock #10761)
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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. Those silk brocades were mainly used for covers and cloth for the tea utensils used in the tea ceremony or scro...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1182226 (stock #J233)
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$90.00
This is a pair of tokkuri for sake (Japanese wine) with beautiful hand-painted crane designs which are exactly same pattern on both ones. Probably made in Kyoto (Kyo-yaki). In excellent condition with no chip or crack. It comes with an original wooden box. H:16cm Diameter of the top:3.2cm Diameter of the bottom:4.5cm 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1182224 (stock #J231)
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$390.00
This is a bamboo flower basket with a water container. It has a sign which reads "Kohsai". In excellent condition, no break or cut. Meiji period (1868~1912) H:56cm Diameter of the top:11.5cm Bottom:16cm x 16cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1181794 (stock #10760)
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$150.00
This is a meisen kimono which is a plain weave pongee silk woven by machine. It is "heiyo-gasuri" that means weft and warp kasuri threads are stencil-dyeing. 1930s~40s. Probably made in Isezaki in Gunma prefecture. In excellent condition. 122cm x 142cm
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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1179213 (stock #J226)
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$220.00
This is an iron kettle with a spare ceramic lid which is originally a sake ( Japanese wine ) warmer, but it can be used as a tea pot. The ceramic lid has hand-painted picture by Heian Shunpou ( another name Inoue Shunpou ), an artist in Kyoto. In excellent condition. 20th century. H:27cm L:27cm Diameter of the body:12.7cm
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
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1175709 (stock #J224)
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$110.00
This is a kyosoku ( armrest ) made of wood and silk brocade. Mid 20th century. In excellent condition. L:48cm W:12cm H:27cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1172309 (stock #10728)
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$80.00
This is a cotton kimono with wave pattern. In excellent condition and looks almost new. 1980~2000 136cm x 162cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1171885 (stock #10727)
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$80.00
This is a cotton kimono with fine weft & warp kasuri pattern on white ground. It is probably produced in Yamato region ( Nara Pref. ) whose feature is handwoven white ground kasuri. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 126cm x 131cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1169556 (stock #J222)
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$220.00
This is an urushi ohira-wan with makie shell motif. Ohira-wan is a bowl for cooked food. Generally in good condition except for several flaws ( two in the shell, two on the rim inside of the lid and one near the rim outside of the lid ). It comes with an original wooden box. ( Meiji period ( 1868~1912 ).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1162084 (stock #10697)
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$280.00
This is a large size cover ( probably for a chest ) or a banner with the names of the owner and the town which are drawn with tsutsugaki technique. It is made of thick hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In excellent condition. The late 19th or early 20th century. 220cm x 186cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1160957 (stock #10694)
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$95.00
This is an unlined woman's summer kimono made of horizontal silk gauze called "ro". It has the katazome ( stencil-dyeing ) dragonfly and weed design. Generally in good condition except for a rip ( mended ) in the back, however it is tucked in and hidden when it is worn. The former half of the 20th century. 130cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1156003 (stock #J218)
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$350.00
These are five koimari plates with an anchor and waves motif. In excellent condition, with no chip, crack or hairline. The latter half of the 19th century. L:18.2cm W:10.5cm H:3.8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1154535 (stock #10678)
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$220.00
This is a nobori made of cotton cloth with hand-painted Shōki and oni (ogre). The nobori with pictures of worriors has been flied on the Tango-no-Sekku ( the boy's festival ) since mid Edo period (18th century). The pigment colors are faded but in good condition. The former half of the 20th century. 107cm x 242cm