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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1287260 (stock #T-H1263)
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A body of traditional hand drum decorated with bell motif Maki-e made during Edo period. The hand drums are used as music instruments for traditional performances such as Kabuki, Noh and other traditional plays and musical events.

Japanese bells are somewhat like a jingle bell in form, though the materials produce a coarse, rolling sound. It come in many sizes, ranging from tiny ones on good luck charms to large ones at shrine entrances...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1287147 (stock #T-H1262)
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A beautiful traditional Japanese drum called “Shime-daiko” decorated with beautiful Makie made during Edo period. The motifs of the Makie are traditional flowers and a fringe or guard on swords, which is very unique.

Shime-daiko are classically constructed with the skin placed over iron or steel rings, which are then tightened with ropes. Similar to African talking drums, both drum heads are bound together with cords so that the drum heads are bound by each other...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286946 (stock #T-H1264)
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A body of traditional hand drum decorated with lovely hydrangea motif Maki-e made during Edo period. The hand drums are used as music instruments for traditional performances such as Kabuki, Noh and other traditional plays and musical events.

Condition: This rarely found hand drum is in excellent conditions, with slight wear due to aging, however with no damages or no restorations.

Size: 10cm (3.9”) x 25cm (9.8”)

Age: Edo Period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286258 (stock #T-H1257)
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A body of large traditional hand drum decorated with beautiful Makie made during Edo period. The hand drums are used as music instruments for traditional performances such as Kabuki, Noh and other traditional plays and musical events. The motif of the Makie is fringe or guard on swords, which is very unique.

Condition: This rarely found hand drum is in excellent conditions, with slight wear due to aging, however with no damages or no restorations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1282930 (stock #T-M1245)
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This splendid Maki-e suzuribako or ink box is decorated with gorgeous dragon and iris. The lid of the box is depicted with auspicious dragon motif, while the inside is decorated with iris in gold Maki-e, which is very brilliant. In side of the box, there is a very unique ink stone in gourd form and a small water container.

Condition: This gorgeous ink box is in excellent condition, as it has never been used, with no damages, no cracks and no restorations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1282813 (stock #T-A1249)
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A lovely set of incense ceremony utensils of Edo period, consists of a tray, a incense case, a incense burner, and a box to put everything in. All of the items are decorated with elaborate gold raised Makie.

The tray is delicately decorated with vine motif on top of nashiji ground, while the censer is decorated with elaborately depicted flower motif on top of the rid...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1281466 (stock #T-H1248)
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A three-tiered gold Makie incense case of Edo period with elaborately depicted fern motif on top of gorgeous Nashiji ground. The incense case is trilaminare that can be divied into three cases.

Incense cases were used for Kôdô ( "Way of Incense"), which is the Japanese art of appreciating incense...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1276154 (stock #T-O1237)
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An elegant incense case decorated with delicate, elaborate and sophisticated gold makie of Meiji period. It is filled with various Japanese flowers in gold color gradation. Inside of the box is decorated with gorgeous Nashiji makie finish.

Condition: This lovely gold Makie incense case is in excellent condition, with no damages, no cracks and no restorations. It comes with a fitted kiri box.

Size: 7.5cm (3”) x 2.6cm (1”)

Age: Meiji period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1270569 (stock #H1236)
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$2,400.00
An elegant incense burner in bird cage form, decorated with elaborate gold raised Maki-e. Both outside cover and the inside case carry a traditional auspicious pattern of cherry blossom with running water. Inside of the case is decorated with gorgeous Nashiji finish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1269030 (stock #T-O1211)
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$1,600.00
A set of refined, simple yet elegant tea articles with a splendid gold Makie box and tray, which is fairly sophisticated traditional motifs. An elegant, refined and functional set of tea articles, consists of tea box, tray, tea cup, natsume (tea caddy), chashaku (tea spoon), chataku (tea whisk), two fukusa (tea cloth) and shifuku (silk pouch for tea caddy). The rid of the elegant black lacqured tea box is decorated with drawings of Mt. Fuji and typical rural landscape in gold makie technique...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1258353 (stock #T-BN1185)
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A very rare set of incense ceremony utensils with elaborate and high raised Makie lacquer shelf of Edo period. The top of the elegant Makie lacquer shelf is decorated with gorgeous gold high raised Makie, depicted with autum motifs such as deer and maple leafs. The side of the beautiful Makie shelf is decorated with various autumn flowers and maple leafs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1255004 (stock #T-M1189)
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A set of ten rare, graceful and gorgeous Makie lacquer soup bowls of the late Edo period. They are decorated with traditional "bird-and-flower" motif Makie works of mid 19th century, which is elegant, refined, and very unique. Inside of the lids are depicted with a crane and turtle, which are also known as auspicious motifs. It seems that the ten soup bowls had been rarely used...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1253429 (stock #T-H1180)
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An unique red lacquer incense container elaborately carved with a mantis high relief. Side of the lid is decorated with the Chinese pattern. Inside of the box is finished with black lacquer. The unique posture or the activities of the mantis had been observed since the ancient times by people in Japan, as well as, in the other countries. Just like the English other name for mantis (“praying mantis”) in the Western countries, the Japanese Mantis also used to be called as “praying...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1253287 (stock #T-H1179)
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An beautiful incense case in knot form, decorated with delicate, elaborate and sophisticated gold makie of Meiji period. This rare and unique knot shape design might come from a kind of tying pattern of old letters. Inside of the box is decorated with gorgeous Nashiji makie finish.

Condition: This lovely gold Makie incense case is in excellent condition, with no damages, no cracks and no restorations. It comes with an original kiri box.

Size: 5.6cm (2.2”) x 8cm (3.1...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1252475 (stock #T-A1176)
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A pair of gold Makie incense burner and incense case with elaborately depicted fern motif on top of gorgeous Nashiji ground. The incense case is trilaminare that can be divied into three cases. As for the censer, it is a kind of burner that was used at incense-smelling ceremony.

Both items were used for Kôdô ( "Way of Incense"), which is the Japanese art of appreciating incense. As for this particular type of censer was used for incense-smelling game that participants comment on a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244835 (stock #T-BN1065)
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$2,800.00
A lovely, unique and glamorous Makie lacquer small box in Treasure ship form, decorated with floral design on the top and wave pattern on the side. A treasure ship is one of the traditional Japanese auspicious motif. It is said that the ship is for Seven Deities of Good Fortune who bring us various kind of treasures with the boat. This sail boat shaped Makie box is so elegant and sophisticated that even we can use it today as jewel box or accessory case.

Inside of the box is decorated...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1244439 (stock #T-A1097)
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A splendid Gold Makie Tobacco Bon(tray) set with Sumiyoshi motif Makie finished with plenty of gilt on Nashiji ground. This is an excellent, highly sophisticated and elegant Makie artwork of Meiji period. Its high quality Makie lacquer work technique might be equal to that of the ones in an art museum. The globe is made of pure silver with the weight of 298g.

This particular Makie motif called "Sumiyoshi Makie" is a design which highlight the Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine, which is one of o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1241457 (stock #T-O1105)
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A pair of sophisticated Makie color lacquer sake cup basins, jointly made by two of the "Senke Jusshoku" or the Senke's ten designated craftsmen families. These craftsmen are representing the ten highly skilled craftspeople who are the recipients of traditionally transmitted skills within specific families designated to serve the major tea schools "Senke" in Kyoto. As for this articles, outside was decorated with drawings of simple yet refined moon-flower by Nakamura Sotetsu, a lacquer crafts...