Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1960 item #1247446 (stock #4271)
Hawkes, Asian Art
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A crescent shaped sake flask designed to be carried neatly against the hip, known as a 'dachibin'.

These flasks are unique to the pottery district of Tsuboya in Okinawa. The flask has an impressed maker's seal on the back. 20th century.

Approximately 14.5 wide and 11 cm high. Perfect condition. Weight = 620 gm.

Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1930 item #1085155 (stock #4217)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£165.00
AN ART DECO SHAGREEN ETUI.

An English or French shagreen and white metal etui made to hold a single perfume flask. Shagreen, called galuchat in France, is the skin of the shark or ray. The white metal is probably silver, it is not hallmarked and I have no way of testing it. 1930's.

Approximately 8cm high. The object is in fine condition with light wear from normal use. The green cord or the tassel is a replacement, they don't match in colour...