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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1800 item #1357273
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A sublime aka raku chawan (red raku tea bowl) dating from the Edo period (1615-1868).

The bowl comes with an antique fitted wooden box whose lid is signed by the seventh Omotesenke tea master Ten'nen Sōsa (1705-1751) (如心斎, Joshinsai), who gave the bowl the name 西王母写 (Seiobosha: Image of the Queen Mother of the West).

The bowl is in very good condition considered its age. Kindly refer to pictures for details and condition.

Dimensions: 12.5 x 8 cm (5 x 3.2 in), we...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1357274
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A very attractive kuro raku chawan (black raku tea bowl) dating from the Edo period (1615-1868).

The chawan will be shipped in an antique wooden box. It presents a few innocent hairlines, not uncommon on such fragile potteries, considering its age. Kindly refer to pictures for details and condition.

Dimensions: 13 x 8.5 cm (5.2 x 3.4 in), weight 416g (15 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1357372
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A very fine set of two boxes, one suzuribako (writing box) and one bunko (document box) dating from the end of the Edo period to the beginning of the Meiji period.

Each box is decorated with motifs of grapevines rendered in exquisite details in gold lacquer and mother-of-pearl. The underside of each box’s lid is decorated with a landscape made in maki-e lacquer.

The boxes are in very good condition, considered their age; some marks of usage on the black lacquer and mother-of-pearl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1357673
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A very interesting small tanto (short blade), dating from the Edo period (1615-1868) with a saya (sheath) made of lacquer.

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Dimensions: 26.1 x 2.3 cm (10.4 x 0.9 in); with sheath: 30.5 x 3.7 cm (12.2 x 1.5 in); nakago 6.9 cm (2.8 in); weight 114g (4 oz); Mekugi-ana: 1

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The tanto is registered,

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1335271
Meiji Bijutsu
$140.00
A superb guinomi (sake cup) made by a recognized potter named Higuchi Taikei.

Higuchi Taikei was born in Tokyo in 1955. He established his kiln in the city of Hagi in 1985, after having studied pottery there, for 10 years.

This particular cup is sublimely coated in the famed silky white Hagi glaze.

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The guinomi is in perfect condition and will be shipped in a signed wooden box.
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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1980 item #1335276
Meiji Bijutsu
$160.00
A fine guinomi (sake cup) made by a legendary artist from the Hagi pottery tradition: Sakakura Shinbei (1917-1975), a fourteenth generation potter.

Sakakura Shinbei XIV became a Yamaguchi prefecture Intangible Cultural Asset Holder in 1972.

This particular cup is veiled in a classic Hagi glaze with soft pink and purple undertones.

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The guinomi is in excellent condition and will...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1310048
Meiji Bijutsu
$180.00
This bowl is part of the collection of several fine antique Southeast Asian potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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The bowl is in good condition; there are hairlines and traces of repairs visible inside and out of the bowl.
Dimensions: 13.7 x 6.2 cm (1.5 x 2.5 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1306962
Meiji Bijutsu
$185.00
This platter is part of the collection of several fine antique Southeast Asian potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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The platter is in good condition; please refer to pictures.
Dimensions: 21.3 x 6 cm (8.5 x 2.4 in)

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Vases : Pre 1990 item #1224019
Meiji Bijutsu
$190.00
A splendid hanaire (vase) made by a Bizen potter named Fujimaki Shiho, born in 1929.

Bizen pottery is a more than one thousand year old tradition, characterized by a usually reddish, strong ironlike body, which is traditionally unglazed but may feature ash glaze from wood firing.

Fujimaki Shiho is a recognized Bizen potter. His kiln, established in 1978 and located in the village of Higashi-katakami (Okayama prefecture), near Inbe, is called Daito-gama. His work has been exhibited...

All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1334003
Meiji Bijutsu
$190.00
A superb guinomi (sake cup) made by contemporary potter Hisano Katsuki (b.1942). His kiln is located in the town of Tajimi, a historic Japanese pottery production center.

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The guinomi is in perfect condition and will be shipped in a signed wooden box.
Dimensions: 7 x 5 cm (2.8 x 2 in), weight 99g (3.5 oz)

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Contemporary item #1333639
Meiji Bijutsu
$230.00
A splendid guinomi made by Tomoba Seiya (b. 1942) a recognized potter who was apprentice to legendary potter Arakawa Toyozo (1894-1985), and married his grand-daughter.

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The guinomi is in excellent condition. It is signed and will be shipped in a signed wooden box.

Dimensions: 6.2 x 5.2 cm (2.5 x 2 in), weight 64g (2.2 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1355857
Meiji Bijutsu
$230.00
A very attractive kinko (soft metal) tsuba (hand guard) dating from the Edo period (1615-1868).

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Dimensions: 6.9 x 0.3 (2.8 x 0.12 in), weight 112g (3.9 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1310047
Meiji Bijutsu
$250.00
This bowl is part of the collection of several fine antique Southeast Asian potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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The bowl is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 12.2 x 6.2 cm (4.9 x 2.5 in)

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Worldwide shipping by EMS (with insurance and tracking) $28
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1318730
Meiji Bijutsu
$250.00
A beautiful obidome (buckle type, for kimono belt) dating from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century (Meiji-Taisho period).

It is made in the shape of two flying birds rendered in fine details, in plated gold.

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The obidome is in good condition, with some gold loss. It will be shipped with the antique belt. The fastening is a little loose.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1310045
Meiji Bijutsu
$260.00
This bowl is part of the collection of several fine antique Vietnamese potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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The bowl is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 16.5 x 6.8 cm (6.6 x 2.7 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1310398
Meiji Bijutsu
$260.00
This attractive platter, with fine hand made incisions, is part of the collection of several fine antique Vietnamese potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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More pictures available on demand. The platter is good condition; it is cracked in the middle (kiln flaw), and there are a few chips on its rim, but it remains a great decorative piece.
Dimensions: 19.3 x 5.5 cm (7.7 x 2.2 in)

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Pre 2000 item #1247222
Meiji Bijutsu
$280.00
A splendid chawan (tea bowl) by Kato Sho.

Kato Sho (1927-2001) was a major Seto potter, bestowed with some of the most important awards on the Japanese pottery scene and recognized as an Intangible Cultural Property of the Aichi prefecture in 2000; a great achievement. During his prolific career, he exposed in some of the best venues in Japan like the Asahi and Nitten expositions, and exhibited his work abroad as well: United States, Mexico, New Zealand and other countries.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1306960
Meiji Bijutsu
$280.00
This platter is part of the collection of several fine antique Southeast Asian potteries gathered by a Japanese collector over several years.

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The platter is in good condition; please refer to pictures.
Dimensions: 26 x 7 cm (10.4 x 2.8 in)

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Worldwide shipping by EMS (with insurance and tracking): $45
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