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Season's Greetings! Our Kamakura Store is on holidays until January 6, 2015, and will open on January 7, 2015.

We might check emails via Trocadero during holidays, however, the shippment will resume on January 7, 2015. Please send your message through the (order/inquire)area in each item's page, so that we can answer your questions. Thank you.

Wishing you a Joyful Holidays and a Prosperous New Year!

Ryotan, Kamakura
All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Sculptural : Pre 1990 item #1264376 (stock #T-M1203)
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A refined Rogin flower vase with a bird shape made by Katori Masahiko(1899-1988), who was chosen as a living national treasure. He produced several important temple bells for prestigious temples such as Hieizan Enryakuji, Naritasan Shinshoji. He also made the Hiroshima Peace Bell and was chosen as a living national treasure in 1977...
All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Contemporary item #1238093 (stock #T-H965)
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A brilliant Makie Wajima-nuri lacquer box by Nakano Koichi, a living national treasure who is highly evaluated for his "Takamakie" or raised makie art technique. This beautiful box is decorated with wheat and lady beetle motifs using "Takamakie" technique, as well as the mother-of-pearl inlay work using the husks of the quail egg and a turban shell...
All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Pre 2000 item #1156808 (stock #T-o872)
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This Tsugaru Syamisen is an article of the best quality in the Tsugaru Syamisen.
The full length 104cm(40.9").

The inner part of the body is decorated in the technique of "Ayasugi".
It is the technique which deletes the inner side of a trunk by a flea and improves a tone.
Ayasugi is the technique always used for the body of the highest-class samisen.

The plectrum(Bachi) is three kinds of mixes of tortoiseshell and ivory, ivory, and tortoiseshell...