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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1265775 (stock #KIM902)
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$120.00
A bold and dynamic Taisho era meisen kimono, patterned with ikat weaving of vivid red jyuji (cross) and igeta (the pattern originated from wood/bamboo frame on the edge of the above-ground parts of the well), unlined 'hitoe' kimono for summer use. Ca. Early 1900s (Taisho era). Dimensions: Sleeve to sleeve 50" Shoulder to the bottom hem 61"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262162 (stock #OBI820)
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$40.00
Possessed such a warm surface texture, made from persimmon juice dye (kakishibu) hand-span cotton, slightly worn and color fading areas due to the use and the age, both ends with small indigo thread stitches, Ca. early 1900s. 3.5"wide 114"long
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1260830 (stock #OBI1401)
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$180.00
Chuya obi, literally means 'day and night', originally black on one side and white on the other and changed to more colorful patterns and textures over the time, on this obi lovely blue birds flying over erradescent pine trees on the espresso brown and another erradescent copper brown abstract-pattern background, on the other side earlier maru-obi textile is used, with subtle color and patterns, made from silk, originate from Kyoto, Japan. Ca early to mid 1900s. 11 1/2"w 144"long
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1260822 (stock #AG917)
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$30.00
This itomaki spool has a bamboo stem in the center and does fold to flat. Lovely piece to use as a small display stand. un-refinished and rustic condition. Ca. early to mid 1900s. 5 3/4"w 5 3/4"d 7 3/4" h
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1260089 (stock #MISC1402)
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$120.00
An old style everyday kasuri/ikat wear with small sleeves, deep indigo dyed with igata (two lines crossed) and maru (a circle) pattern, believed to be from Iyo-region of Shikoku island. Ca. early 1900s. Great condition. 40"wide (sleeve to sleeve) 47.5 "long (shoulder to the bottom hem).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1212526 (stock #AG826)
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$160.00
These rare group of wooden weights (sit rods) were used as weights for straw mat weavings. Beautifully aged weight rods are assumed to be from Akita (the northern Japanese region) and they are tied tother with 'ara-nawa' (a rough straw rope). Each one is made from Japanese hard wood and one of them is recognized as a cherry wood from the distinguished surface texture. An unique discovery from our latest trip. Ca. Early 1900s. Dimensions: between 6-8" long 1.5-2" diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1188577 (stock #MISC1006)
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$60.00
This Japanese sake-bukuro bag has very attractive mendings and aged patinas as the images show. The bag is made from cotton canvas and it was dyed with persimmon juice to enhance its strength. The frugal beauty is certainly manifested on this fabric. One side of the bag is tone due to the age and use. Ca. Early to mid 1900s. Dimensions: 8.5" wide by 29" Please also visit our website: www.ichoya.com Thank you.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1164218 (stock #WH601)
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$80.00
This very contemporary abstract motif Japanese haori is assumed from the mid 1900s (the early Showa era). The haori is beautifully made from silk and woven into this mosaic like abstract pattern. The color of red rhythmically accents and contrast the rest of the colors. The light pink liner is seen on the partial interior. The haori has never been worn as it shows 'shitsuke-ito-stiching' along the collar and the sleeves...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1159219 (stock #MISC1209)
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$30.00
This lovely red Japanese obi-age shows the precise work of kanoko-shibori texture, which forms elegant pine and floral motifs. It is made from feather-like light weight silk and has solid both ends. It will make a lovely scarf for all seasons. Ca. Early to mid 1900s. 6"wide 38" long. Please also visit our main site www.ichoya.com Thank you.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1012206 (stock #OBI811)
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$160.00
This is an obi for young girls and it is simply a cheerful piece. The obi depicts with large-circled peonies in orangey-red color. Children’s obis generally show large designs in order to be bold and energetic and this one is definitely a good example. The obi is made from silk is in excellent condition. Ca. Mid 1900s. Dimensions: 8” wide and 126” long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #966579 (stock #MISC1001)
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$40.00
This mid1900s Japanese furoshiki (portable-wrapping-cloth) depicts a Tengu character, a supernatural creature found in Japanese folklore, on the each corner. The furoshiki is made from sturdy cotton and dyed in dark brown. Along with Tengu image, there are three business phone numbers in Osaka, Japan (The ladies department, The gentleman's department, The evening contact). It is graphically very unique and humorous. Dimensions: 62" x 66"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #954470 (stock #OBI607)
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$360.00
This striking maru obi is probably from the mid 1900s. The classic maru obi is made from silk and it depicts alarge and dynamic circular designs of crane and floral motifs. The colors that show on this obi are orange, apricot, peach, black, green, and gold. The obi will make a cheerful and festive accent for your holiday decor. Circa Early to mid 1900s This particular obi is 10.5" in width and 128" in length.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #949442 (stock #MH501)
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$280.00
The interior of this Japanese Men's haori depicts an auspicious takarabune-boat, which carries a variety of tresures. The boat itself is a large lobster and it is surrounded by more auspicious motifs, such as snappers and corals. The exterior of the haori is solid black and five mon-crests, which is the most formal attire. Dimensions: Body Length: Approximately 39" Sleeve to Sleeve: Approximately 50" Body Width: Approximately 23.5
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #946090 (stock #KAS917)
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$60.00
This country style hippari jacket was probably worn by a young girl because of its small size. The hippari has two pair of ties to close the front and small "air pockets" under both arms. The pattern shows many colorful circles and the red color especially creates a lovely and cheerful impression. The end of arms are both elastic. The cotton lining inside is slightly worn due to the age and use. The kasuri is assumed to be from Iyo (currently Ehime prefecture). Ca...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #937898 (stock #WH133)
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$130.00
This colorful vintage haori is from Taisho Era (ca 1912-1926). The entire exterior of the haori is made from authentic Japanese silk shibori fabric in rosy red, turquoise blue, and mustard brown, while the lining is another authentic silk shibori in orange and off white. There are some repairs on the interior lining (around the under arms, almost invisible), but otherwise it is in excellent condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #937884 (stock #OBI 312)
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$70.00
This sakiori obi could be made for children's use. The length is relatively short and the both ends are folded into triangle shape and the two ties are attached to the ends for easy use. One of the ties is however worn off due to the age and heavy use. Despite of the age, the body of the obi is in very good condition and it has a very gentle touch. Traditionally sakiori obis were made by remote country people who could not access raw materials to produce sturdy and practical obis for themselves...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #933484 (stock #MISC209)
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$180.00
This lovely large size furoshiki (wrapping cloth) is probably from the early 1900s to the mid 1900s. The furoshiki is made from hand-span cotton and dyed with indigo. The hand stitching (sashiko) designs hishigata pattern (diamond shape) over the three corners of the furoshiki. Those corners are also reinforced with tiny triangular-shape dense stitches because of protecting them from frequent use...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #925428 (stock #KIM602)
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$180.00
A dynamically graphic kimono from the 20th century. The kimono is summer use so it is unlined (hitoe). Beautifully and skillfully hand-woven silk fabric is almost understated but it compensated with this wonderful wave design. It is very common to see water themes in summer kimonos which supposedly create visual "cooling effect." The kimono is in excellent condition. Ca...