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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1336729
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Antique Japanese sumidagawa ware vase with an incredibly realistic three-dimensional dragon coiled all around the body of the vase. The vase itself is very textured in body with a vertically ribbed form as well as tight ridges horizontally. The upper body and neck are glazed in thick oil spill colors. The backside of the piece has a blue chop within a white gourd. Meiji period (1868-1912) Size: 18" H x 10" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1336600
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$400.00

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Antique Japanese large onigawara roof tile end cap. This beautiful tile was made in the toukigawara method with a hollow interior. It once graced the roof of a large building, perhaps a temple or an important house. It has a raised Tomoe crest (mon) in the center which is surrounded by wonderfully three dimensional swirling clouds and topped with it's own roof. Meiji Period (1868-1912). Size: 20" high x 22" wide x 12 1/2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1331702
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$2,500.00
Truly beautiful Japanese antique small earthenware jar from the Shigaraki kiln. Made from the red clay of Lake Biwa, this jar is covered with a thick mineral glaze which has dripped and pooled. It has a lip which has been dimpled for pouring and a wonderful indented area that has been blackened in the firing process. The ash glaze on the lip and on the inside is a lovely green color...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1329237
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$1,650.00
Antique Japanese ceramic chawan (tea bowl) by the famous artist Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875) with a cream crackle glaze and bare foot. The sides of the bowl are inscribed with poetic calligraphy. Includes its own tomobako. Size: 2.5" H x 6" W (entire box) 4.5" x 6.5" x 6.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1328618
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$2,500.00
Large original Antique Japanese large low-fire ceramic mask of the Lucky God, Daikoku. His laughing face is round and painted with charming detail to his beards and eye brows. He is wearing his traditional hat that has been hand painted with great detail. One of the Lucky Gods, Diakoku is the God of Good Fortune as well as a god of the kitchen. It is possible that this mask may have hung on the wall in a temple's kitchen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1328548
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$2,250.00
Large Antique Japanese oribe ware tebachi, or ceramic container with handles. The inside and outside edges are hand painted with scrolling leaves and flowers. Round ribbed body tapers at the foot, thick dripping blue and purple glaze around handles. 19th Century Size: 10.5" H x 16" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1323575
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$2,000.00
Very large Japanese shigaraki jar. with "watermelon" style blue and green glaze drips over a thick crackle cream base glaze. It tapers to a very narrow foot, with a drainage spout. Beautiful original condition, 19th century. Size: 42" H x 25"W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1700 item #1320132
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$8,500.00
Antique Japanese very large ceramic jar with a highly textured form, wide mouth, large dripping area of natural ash glazes in blues and browns with bare tapered foot. Tokoname kilm dates from the Momoyama period 17th century. Size: 24" H x 18" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1319893
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A superb Japanese antique satsuma vase with eggshell white crackle underglaze, incredibly detailed artwork of a pheasant perched upon a gnarling branch with berries, wonderful intricate gilt banner design along the top, narrow neck with gilt rim, gilt ring along the foot, signature on bottom - Ryozan of the Yasuda Company. 19th century Meiji age. Size: 8.25" H, 5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1319773
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$850.00
Wonderful Charming small Bizen ware handmade sculpture of a sitting dog. Nice detail work especially his eyes and ears and even the circular woven mat on which he sits. He has a collar and an alert expression. Original piece with no condition issues. Taisho Period. (1912-1926). Size: 5 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1318818
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$800.00
A large Japanese antique oribe ware ceramic teapot with thick dripping blue green glaze, ridged edges, two handles, large finial on lid, bare areas on sides painted with flowers. 20th Century Size: 16" H, 17" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1312408
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$650.00
Antique Japanese low-fire ceramic mask of Ebisu, one of the Seven Lucky Gods in Japanese folklore. Ebisu, the god of fishing and good fortune, is often depicted with the god Daikoku. This mask wears his usual joyful expression and is perfect for wall mounting. Meiji Period 1868-1912. Size: 14" height, 13.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1309729
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Antique Japanese large oribe bowl with cream crackle glaze, short basket style handles with bright blue-green glaze dripping down the sides of the bowl, designs of wavy lines and dots along the rim, bold floral patterns on the interior, swirling pattern on the foot. A truly beautiful piece. 19th century. All original condition. Size: 7.25" height, 15.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1297155
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$1,750.00
Antique Japanese ceramic Kutanti ware vase in the form of a drum, decorated with a wonderful tiger on one side and a phoenix and kiri blossom on the other side in yellow, purple, green and blue glaze, Kutani mark on the bottom. 19th century. Size: 15" high x 8" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1290613
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Antique Japanese pair of yakimono (term for Japanese pottery) masks of two of the Seven Lucky Gods named Daikoku and Ebisu. Daikoku, usually depicted holding a wooden mallet, is the god of wealth and good fortune, while Ebisu is the god of fishermen and is depicted holding a fishing rod. The two are often paired together in Japanese art. Each mask is mounted on a metal stand. Engraved signature of artist. Taisho period (1912-1925) Size: approx. 6" height, 5" wide (8" w/ stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1277998
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$150.00
Japanese ceramic vase with a slender form, reddish brown base colors, areas with black, grey, yellow, and brown glaze and areas of texture. The artists' signature is incised into the bottom of the vase. Included is a wooden storage box with kanji. Size: 9" height, 4" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1267706
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A Unique contemporary Japanese pottery vase. Unusual handcrafted design with flowing lines. Branch like pattering that wraps around the piece. Signed on the bottom. Comes with original signed kiri wood box. Perfect Condition. Dimensions: 8" High X 9 1/2" Wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1222892
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$450.00
A small but highly detailed Satsuma vase decorated with Sino-Japanese motifs. On one side of the vase is literati scholars enjoying a conversation bordered with a detailed geometric pattern. On the other side, is depicting a peony set near a bamboo and rush gate, small repairs on neck. Age: Meiji Period Size: Diameter 3" Height 6.25"