All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #959453 (stock #UNK-81)
Oriental Treasure Box
Japanese late 19th century sleeve from a stage costume. The sleeve has design hand embroidered on front and back. The front has a large pearl with 3 dragon claws showing around the edge. There are also plum blossoms, bamboo leaves and stylized clouds. The reverse has the 3 friends, bamboo, plum and pine with cloud designs. There is also a fabric handle for the piece. This type of sleeve was not actually worn, but held against the body during a performance...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #722268 (stock #HM-10)
Japanese Early Showa MUSO summer HAORI with KOI, maple leaf and wisteria design. The HAORI is made of a translucent summer fabric and is to be worn with the solid black side out, showing just a hint of the colorful design within as the wearer moves. The HAORI has a single family crest on the back. The black areas have become slightly faded with age. The HAORI measures 47" wide from sleeve to sleeve and 23" wide in the body. The sleeve length is 26" and the HAORI length is 35".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #373036 (stock #8-6-10)
Japanese Meiji Period black embroidered Furisode Kimono.