The modern design pure silk obi is decorated with flowor and Karakusa-Moyou(arabesque design). It seems to have made the ivy a design, and it has been used from vigorous vitality of the ivy for daily necessaries and the kimono with an arabesque pattern from of old as the auspicious omens motif. Dominant colors are bright pink and gold metallic threads. The center color of flowor motief is green. The back is same pink and material with cream color...
The size of Basket: 11.2"W X 8"D X 10.8"H. This basket is made by Japanese bamboo. It works of elaborate workmanship. It came with original antique printed cotton pouch, made of stylish Wa-sarasa ( Japanese chintz ) cloth. It Wa-sarasa is called "Ko(old)-sarasa", made in Meiji era 1868-1911. The color is yellowish brown. It has small diamond-shaped pattern design. It pouch is soft and comfortable...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1155172 (stock #T-A895)
Lovely size and design rug in Tibet.
Dating from about 100 years ago, the beginning of 20th century.
The yarn of the rug is fine wool.
It is smooth to the touch.
Its works is handmade.
It has fine patina.
The design is a geometrical pattern with navy blue and pale blue.
The condition is in excellent, no fray, no spot and no stain.
Finishing of the cleaning only for a carpet.
Measurements about : 86cm(33.8") X 151cm(59.4") X 0.5cm(0.19")Thick...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1234595 (stock #T-A1138)
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A traditional cotton carpet, which was made with a technique came to Nabeshima clan (province in modern-day Saga Prefecture on the island of Kyushu) from the Central Asia via China during Edo Genroku period, about 300 years ago. Other than Nabeshima clan, the cotton carpet made in Ako and Sakai were also well known, which were made under the influence of Nabeshima around the latter half of the Edo era...