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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1278337 (stock #MISC1407)
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This zukin hood is also made from a very heavy cotton, dyed in indigo, free-hand dye resisting geometric patterning and logos ('masa' or 'sho'), and heavy sashiko stitchings. The exterior shows solid indigo with a small openness to expose eyes. As the hood opens up, the beautiful textile designs and stitches are shown. The pair of ties correspond to the pattern on the coat and hood, made from indigo dyed cotton. The top of the hood is padded with a thick cotton material...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1278336 (stock #MISC1407)
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$1200.00
A rare set of Japanese hikeshi hanten and zukin hood (please see the information in "Part 2) from the Meiji era. This particular set was originally came out from an old wealthy residence ('Kyuka) of Hirosaki city in Aomori prefecture. The set of textile was then passed down to a local textile design and collector for a long period of time. Because they were kept in good hands over this time, the condition for the both hanten and hood are exceptional...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1273124 (stock #AG921)
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$380.00
A subtle 'wabi-sabi' beauty of a landscape painting by Kano Tanyu, a master painter in the Edo period, Japan. A minimum expression of a 'sansui-ga' (mountain scene) in a skillfully balanced composition. This scroll painting has been stored in an old (assumed to be from the Edo period) paulownia (kiri) box, along with a 'kiwame-fuda' which is a certificate of authenticity issued during the Edo period. The kiwame-fuda is consisted with three small parts. Ca. 17th c. 29"wide 50" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1264611 (stock #AG916)
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$120.00
Made from bronze in small donut-shape, with aged rustic appearance, make beautiful and nostalgic bell sound, tied with original indigo dyed cotton ropes, can be used as 'mitate-futaoki' for Japanese tea ceremony, a set of three. One 3 1/4" diameter and two 2.5" diameter, Ca. Meiji Late 1800s to Early 1900s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1264607 (stock #KIM910)
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$160.00
A superior asa hemp/linen katabira, (unlined kimono for summer use) from the Tohoku region of Japan (more likely Ojiya area of Niigata), very understated and classic fine kasuri pattern in black, crispy asa texture becomes just like silk when its fibers are so refined, the smaller patterns require the higher weaving techniques , a truly chic and elegant piece. Ca. early 1900s. 50"sleeve to sleeve 24" body width 51" shoulder to bottom hem
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1262883 (stock #MISC1403A)
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$120.00
A dynamic and traditional strip pattern (called 'shim') over deep indigo dye, beautifully woven with embellished fringed ends, the Shonai region of Yamagata prefecture, woven by Izari-handloom with cotton for warp and recycle rice paper, called 'hankoshi or hogoshi, for weft, a frugal concept and tradition of the era and the region, the worn edge of one side is charmingly repaired with kasuri ikat fabric, a rare piece. Ca. late 1800s to early 1900s. 5.25" wide 140" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1262870 (stock #AG903)
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$160.00
Daikoku god figures, along with Ebisu god figure, popularly displayed at ordinary households for good fortunes, evidenced heavy patina on this special figure, covered with years of wood burning smokes, more vigorous expression than many contemporary daikoku figures, which also a proof of its age, a small yet shows a profound beauty, Ca. 1800s. As is condition. 2.5"wide (at the bottom) 1 3/4"deep 4 3/4" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1259510 (stock #MISC1401)
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$120.00
Graphically quite dynamic tsutsugaki fabric with rare Japanese flags crossed as if a butterfly motif, dyed with very unusual yellow pigment, assumed to have been a part of large banner, indigo dyed, some old patches, repairs, and some small holes and tears created over the times. Ca. late 1800 to early 1900s. 27"w 67"l
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1259506 (stock #AG904)
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$120.00
Daikoku, one of shichifuku-jin (seven lucky gods), a god of fortune and abundance, possessing an eternal smile on his face, holding a large bag of treasures, curved meticulously for smooth surface, darkened by years of burning wood in old kitchen in which Daikoku as well as Ebisu are commonly displayed and worshiped, the right hand is missing and some insect damages created over the years (the figure has been fumigated). Ca. late Edo to Early Meiji era (1800s), 2.5"W 3 1/4"d 4.5"h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1258813 (stock #MISC1403B)
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$120.00
Traditional stripe, called 'shima', is a simplest and ancient form of design, used here too in the Shonai region of Yamagata prefecture, woven by Izari-handloom with cotton for warp and recycle rice paper, called 'hankoshi or hogoshi, for weft, a frugal concept and tradition of the era and the region, deep indigo dye, a rare piece. Ca. late 1800s to early 1900s (Meiji era) 7"w 124" long (including the end fringes).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1256865 (stock #MISC1405)
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$140.00
An absolutely beautiful indigo asa linen textile, made for kaya mosquito net. The stunning gradation, various tones of indigo colors and hint of greens, naturally added over the time, a very "rough" and simple flat weave with crisp texture. The reverse side with a patched repair, used an indigo cotton fabric. (Note: the image of the reverse side shows some natural sun lights coming through, not color fading spots). A very special piece for anyone who appreciate textiles. Ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1227809 (stock #AG806)
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$75.00
This lovely Daikoku-sama, a guardian god of farmers and wealth, shows an eternal smile on his face. He holds a magical mallet for bringing fortunes and carries a bagful of treasures over his shoulder, while standing over the two large straw rice bags. The color pigments on the doll are still mostly remained despite of its age. Enclosed bottom and a bead inside to create a rustic sound. Ca. late 1800s to early 1900s. 3"w 2" d 4.5"h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1226180 (stock #AG833)
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$85.00
Made from fine porcelain with dark brown "lip-stick" around the top rim. The beautiful indigo painting was inspired by the earlier Guangdon, China style, a mountain and water scene. The mikomi, the interior bottom mark, is rock and water, 'iwanami.' The bottom/foot style is called "jya-no-me" which mean a snake eye. An elegant appearance. Excellent condition. Ca. Early to mid 1800s. 3" diameter 2 1/4"tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1220594 (stock #MISC1306)
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These four pieces fabrics were once sewn together into a kimono. Now they are ready to be reborn to a different form of textile art. The fabric is made from hand span cotton, dyed with traditional indigo dye, woven into a great traditional pattern of Iyo (Matsuyama in Ehime region) Kasuri. The abstract patten may be a motif from bamboo forest, showing straight vertical lines with smaller vertical lines on both sides...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1219091 (stock #AG813)
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$90.00
This Japanese clay doll, tuchi-ningyo, possesses a joyful energy, putting a smile on your face. The facial expression, while some pigments are missed due to the age, is literally a "lucky one" and as Daikoku god typically characters he holds a magical mallet, wearing a flat black hat, and standing on the two bales of rice. Daikoku is often regarded as a god of kitchen, wealth, and prosperity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1215470 (stock #AG718)
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$160.00
This subtly elegant Ki-Seto guinomi sake cup is from the Mino-region of Japan (Gifu). Overall the tsutsugata (cylinder shape) sake cup has yellowy tone, along with the two delicate green glaze motifs on the bottom of the both "front and back." The ko-dai foot is very shallow and gentle. A lovely mingei folk art piece. Ca. Late 1800 to Early 1900s. Dimensions: 2.5"diameter 2 1/4" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1215465 (stock #MISC1303)
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$120.00
Shima (stripe) patterns are my personal favorite, traditional yet very vibrantly contemporary. This small futon-ji cover fabric shows a pattern of dark and light indigo stripes with a fine line kasuri pattern on it. The reverse side is made by solid indigo fabrics ( over the two third) and a strip of indigo fabric with elegantly subtle lines. As shown in an image, the partial section on the reverse side is opened for removing the interior material (a cotton pad)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1211476 (stock #AG824)
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$45.00
The old abumi iron horse stirrup can be beautifully reintroduced as an unique decorative item. As you see in the image, adding a small flower container creates a wabi aesthetic beauty (Sorry the soba-choko cup is not included). The piece has a simple and clean arch design and is assumed to be from the end of 1800s. 5 3/4"w 4" deep 6 1/4"h (Please inquire for an additional shipping fee. Thank you.)