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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1232726 (stock #T-H373)
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$3,600.00
A gorgeous gold Makie small box of Meiji-period. Two quails and a butterfly painted with gold Takamakie technique look well-rounded. Takamakie (or "raised maki-e") is one of the three major techniques in makie making. Developed in the Muromachi Period (1336?1573), the technique of takamakie involves building up design patterns above the surface through a mixture of metal powder, lacquer, and charcoal or clay dust. Inside is decorated with very fine Nashi-ji (or pear peel ground) finish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1236762 (stock #T-H373)
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$3,600.00
An elegant Nashiji Makie small box of Meiji-period, decorated with detailed gold Takamakie quails and butterfly on Nashiji ground. Inside of the box is decorated with "Nashiji" finish. This splendid Makie box might be used as a jewel case or pill case.

Takamakie or raised Makie is a kind of lacquer work technique, in which metallic powders are applied to soft surface designs built up through a mixture of lacquer and charcoal or clay dust to make the decoration in slightly 3D...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1234708 (stock #T-H368)
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$1,800.00
A lovely Makie small box of Meiji-period, decorated with detailed gold and silver lacquer Makie flowers and half moon. A beautiful "Takamakie" aster and bell-flowers with gold finish, and half-moon with silver finish. Inside of the box is decorated with "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 1700 item #1229509 (stock #T-H1128)
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A Edo-period Shogi(the Japanese chess) game set, comprises a set of Shogi pieces and a game board. Several names of historical Shogi masters, including "Yoshio Kimura 14th" are written on the back of the board and inside of the lid of Kiri-box. The date on the lid says November 17th, 1941, with 14 names of the Shogi masters and professional players who might have participated in the game on that day....
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 #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 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 #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...
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 #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. People sometimes enjoyed incense-smelling game that participants comment on and make observations about the incense, and play games to guess the incense material.

This elegant...
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 #1195117 (stock #T-H2000)
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There are gorgeous and rare collection of miniature furniture for Hina dolls of glorious spring festival of Hina-matsuri.

Date: 1888~1922, Meiji period or Taisho period.
Most of the miniature utensils of Hina Doll are produced by name-brand store "Ki-ya Lacquer Store" in Nihonbashi,Tokyo.

Nihonbashi is the historic location which was the site of a Hina Doll market during the Edo period.

Two Gosyo dolls of a part of this colection are made by great doll artist 4th Oki...
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 #1195115 (stock #T-H2000)
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There are gorgeous and rare collection of miniature furniture for Hina dolls of glorious spring festival of Hina-matsuri.

Date: 1888~1922, Meiji period or Taisho period.
Most of the miniature utensils of Hina Doll are produced by name-brand store "Ki-ya Lacquer Store" in Nihonbashi,Tokyo.

Nihonbashi is the historic location which was the site of a Hina Doll market during the Edo period.

Two Gosyo dolls of a part of this colection are made by great doll artist 4th Oki...
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. This particular bell in the motif is used fo...
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...