Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1340716 (stock #pd979)
Kodo Arts
$1,200.00
Rare and elegant jewel topped Shigaraki water jar from the late 1800`s. Hagi underglaze with beautiful green blue nagashi glazes. A jewel of a piece. Very good condition with age wear. (see photos). 15" tall by 13" diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1328591 (stock #pd944)
Kodo Arts
Price on Request
Fantastic and very rare Oribe ceramic garden lantern with trademark oribe olive greens and hagi white stem and middle. Taisho Period, C.1920 this tall 5 foot lantern comes in 6 parts. A few minor old chips, see pictures, but otherwise in remarkably good condition. 30 inches wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1323223 (stock #pd896)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Beautiful tea jar Taisho Period C.1920 from a wood fired climbing kiln in Shigaraki one of the great pottery centers of Japan. The organic , natural glaze patterns from the wood fire heat have produced a truly superb example of Shigaraki splendor. H:26cm; diameter:23cm Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1315249 (stock #pd880)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
The word Sambaso literally means, “The third Oldest Man”, and is a character performing a prologue in a classical play, either in Noh or Kabuki or Bunraku. Sambaso is performed as a greeting to the audience on behalf of the actor’s performing that night; and the role of Sambaso is always performed by the “third Oldest man” in the ensemble of actors. On New Year’s Day Sambaso is always the first actor to appear onstage to greet the audience. Classically performed at New Years. This wonderful ceramic rendition of Sambaso captures his expression to perfection. Signed by Ninsei. Perfect condition. 9" tall x 5" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1315247 (stock #pd879)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Fantastic set of 6 Oribe dishes for sweets from the Edo Period, C.1880. Trademark geometric designs and iron markings with famed Oribe olive colors. Each plate 5" x 4". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1281276 (stock #pd805)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Quintessential Oribe tea ceremony sweets plates with feldspar iron markings of chrysanthemums and rich olive greens. Hanko seal on back. Set of 5 plates. No chips or cracks. Taisho Period C.1920. 6" long and about 4" deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1243623 (stock #pd702)
Kodo Arts
$450.00
Lovely almost art deco Edo Period ceramic bowl from a Kiln in Kyoto. Signed and known as Kiyomizu yaki from the famous pottery area of Kiyomizu in Kyoto. Comes in the original paulownia wood box. Antique fixes on lip in gold leaf. Beautiful condition. H:5" x diameter: 7". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1233317 (stock #pd658)
Kodo Arts
$480.00
Shigaraki Sembei tsubo (sembei jar) which became popular in late 16th century for serving sembei rice crackers at a tea ceremony. They are shaped like a Katatsuki tea caddie with squared shoulders and a barrel-shaped torso cantilevered over distinctive tapered foot. This lovely c.1880 jar has trails of applied iron-ash glaze and kanji inscribed which we can`t read yet. Jars of this sort are in collections at the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Later Sembei Jars were sent to Uji, the tea leaf growing area in S. Kyoto to be filled with tea and uncapped at special ceremonies in winter. H: 13" x W:6 1/2". Excellent condition. Ask for shiping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1228308 (stock #pd637)
Kodo Arts
$395.00
Sensational wabi-sabi Oribe sweets plate for the first New Years tea ceremony, shaped in fan motif. Signed Chikusei. Oozes an esoteric japanese aesthetic from the past. Simple elegance. Rich oribe feldspar markings on a hagi backdrop. Has the kanji characters 'Gassho' meaning to celebrate New Years. Width: 9" x Length: 8". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1210425 (stock #pd593)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Royal Shigaraki sake storage jar with the 16 petal chrysanthemum crest which could only be used by the royal imperial family connected to the Emperor and Empress. Very rare. Fired in Shigaraki outside of Kyoto the jug would have been used to transport sake to the capital. Late Meiji period, C.1900. Lovely mix of white, blue green and brown glazes. perfect condition. H:14" x diameter:9". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1182534 (stock #pd492)
Kodo Arts
$475.00
Absolutely lovely old Meiji Period C.1890 Oribe tea pot with the distinctive blue - green Oribe hues and feldspar brown markings that make Oribe so desirable. Comes in the original paulownia wood box. Great condition with a minor chip on the bottom of the lid which can't be seen from the outside. (see pictures). Outside perfect. H:12" x W:8 1/2". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1149138 (stock #pd397)
Kodo Arts
$675.00
Stunning wood fired tea ceremony earthenware ceramic flower vase from Shino, one of the great kiln areas of Japan. C. 1860 Edo Period vase, it can be hung on a wall. The superb natural glaze patterns from the ash and heat have made a remarkable textured masterpiece. Comes in the original paulownia wood box. Ask for shipping quote. H:20cm x diameter : 10cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1093417 (stock #pd318)
Kodo Arts
$1100.00
Epitamy of wabi-sabi natural wood fired glaze art. Nature takes over in the kin with the play of fire , air , earth, and wood to produce glazes and textures no one could plan. This Meiji Period C.1890 tea leaf storage jar has it all. Simply stunning. H:32cm x 24cm diameter. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1015257 (stock #pd177)
Kodo Arts
$1200.00
Simply stunning late Edo Period C.1868 Tamba old tea leaf storage jar. Tamba which is north of Kyoto was one of the 7 great kiln areas for pottery and tea utensils in ancient Japan. This is a museum piece that somehow snuck through the cracks. The wood fired natural glazes are a wonder of creation. Ask for shipping quote. (H:34cm x W: 26cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1010863 (stock #pd164)
Kodo Arts
$1100.00
Shochu, a distilled sake much like cheap vodka was produced in shochu jugs by shigaraki kilns in quantity during the late Meiji Period (1867-1912). The characteristic form is easily recognizable; a large bottle shaped jar in the classic Shigaraki shape. This piece is very rare and decorated with shigaraki 'tiger fur' glaze, which is achieved by splashing Hagi-white glaze over the dark base. Usually 'nagashi' or decorative streaks of green and or blue glaze were ladled over a base of Hagi-white glaze. c.1900. (17" x 10" )(43cm x 25cm). EMS Shipping/Insurance to USA or Western Europe $95.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #965169 (stock #pd104)
Kodo Arts
$1500.00
Fantastic Meiji Period c.1885 earthenware storage jar from Shigaraki, one of Japan's pottery and cermics centers In Edo (17th, 18th) and Meiji Period 1868-1912. Wood fired in a 'nobori gama' climbing kiln, the natural ash glazes produce startling textures and patterns. The Shigaraki clays have 'choseki' or white stone which means long life. This tea leaf storage jar has a beautiful green glaze down the entire jar. Ask for a shipping quote. (H:30cm; diam.:23cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #949052 (stock #pd72)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Wondrful Taisho Period c.1920 Oribe olive green ceramic plate with wisteria vine handle. Classic Oribe and signed on the bottom. Ask for shipping quote. Perfect condition. (l:12"; w:9")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #941830 (stock #pd79)
Kodo Arts
$4500.00
This is the finest Shigaraki ceramic vase Kodo Arts has come across. Unbelievable nagashi blue and green glazes on a spectacular form. The natural overglazes during firing have produced an unreproduceable masterpiece of pottery. Signed on the bottom, Toho c. 1885. If we kept one piece this would be it. Perfect condition. Request shipping quote. (h:12" diam: 11")