All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1342330 (stock #3A6)
Japanese Imari Porcelain Double Gourd shape Vase, Ca. Meiji period, 1868-1912, 12" high, 1 3/8" diameter-top rim, 7" wide-widest section, 4" diameter-bottom rim, flying Phoenix bird and dragon inside four(4) separate round circles, and Mon design inside the top round circles, all decorate with typical overglaze red and underglaze blue, highlight in gold. Top rim has rough area with old tiny frit.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1401511
Japanese tenmoku ware ceramic vessel with ribbed handle, short front spout, and wide open top. The thick oil slick glaze stops just short above the foot left in buff. Tenmoku glaze is made with feldspar, limestone, and iron oxide. The more quickly a piece is cooled, the blacker the glaze will be. Tenmokus are known for their variability. During their heating and cooling, several factors influence the formation of iron crystals within the glaze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1325486
Japanese hibachi, or brazier, made of an attractive wood exterior and inlaid with flowers and overlaid with gold macho-e lacquer. Remnants of ash on the interior add to its charm. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). Original finish and condition. Size: 9.5" H x 14" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1312408
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 : Pre 1920 item #1243350
Antique Japanese raincoat made of hand-woven indigo cotton with sixteen panels, dyed using a technique called ikat, in which bindings are applied to the cotton threads in any desired pattern and dye is applied over them. The bindings resist the dye, leaving behind patterns in the original color of the threads. The raincoat has two sides: One has white stripes and the other has an attractive design of white arrows and crosses...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1292180
Japanese Bronze Inkwell, early 20th c., in the form of a lidded "wicker" creel, with bronze inkpot and glass liner. Size; Measurements are H.- 1 3/4 in., Dia.- 2 1/2 inches, no condition issues noted.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #937809 (stock #916)
Jim Knopf Yokohama
USD $640.00
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Fan Painting of a Court Lady - matted
Japan, Edo Period, 18/19th ct.
Ink, color, and gold on paper
With archival quality, acid-free mat
H: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 inch), W: 52.5 cm (20 2/3 inch)
Ex Collection of Richard Lane
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1214307 (stock #CP100)
Ancient East
$640.00
DESCRIPTION: A Japanese Sumida vase with oval neck rim covered in a rich, thick flambé glaze running midway down the vase. A high relief figure of a man balanced on a rocky ledge, holding an umbrella, is contrasted against the red, ribbed body of the vase. Excellent condition with no chips. For size comparison with our other Sumida listings, numbers CP72 & CP99, see the last photo. DIMENSIONS: 8" high (20.3 cm) x 3" diameter (7.6 cm)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292556
Spoils of Time
$635.00
An Ao-Kutani palette porcelain deep dish in the Yoshidaya manner. Hydrangeas decoration in polychrome enamels including white, light blue-green, and dark green, blue, blue-green and aubergine in black line, all on yellow ground, a chocolate brown enamel on the otherwise unglazed biscuit rim. The number and subtlety of hues but consistent for palette is pleasing. The back with enamels including dark green on black line decoration of clouds...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1326100
Helen M Edwards
$630.00
Length: 4.5cm (1.7 in)
Height: 2.6cm (1.1 in)

Japanese wooden netsuke of two aubergines; excellent condition
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1373573
19th century netsuke of a karako (Chinese boy) with a flower in his hand standing by a tall floor screen decorated with a dragon in flight among clouds. Very nice carving, beautiful light staining, pleasant wear and patina. Tiny old chip to rim on the top of the screen. Formerly in Mary Louise O’Brien collection (Sotheby’s NY, September 17, 1981, lot 153. Height 1 3/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1406836
19th century Japanese sword bronze tsuba with finely incised decoration of a kneeling old woman holding a large peach, a tub with clothes to be washed next to her. The back is decorated with a bridge across a marsh with grasses and a weeping willow. Brilliant use of katakiri bori - carving technique recreating the brush strokes used in sumi ink drawings - see finely executed lines of her robe and blades of grass, in great condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #737619 (stock #S-F0882J)
A lobed 4" white porcelain Kakiemon bowl with molded iris plants on the exterior. The interior is simply enameled with four small floral clusters.

Condition: Excellent. No chips, hairlines or restoration.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1398663 (stock #JP100)
A ronin (in feudal Japan) a wandering samurai who had no lord or master. A n original antique print by the Japanese wood block print master Utagawa Kuniyoshi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1360453
19th century netsuke of a washer woman pounding a textile on a roller with a mallet, while a boy is clinging to her from the back. Very good assured carving, great faces, nicely incised textile patterns, wonderful detailing - see the comb in her hair. Surface is bearing wonderful mellow patina with very pleasant yellowing. Signed on the bottom MINZAN - the artist is listed in Neil Davey NETSUKE (p. 496, number 1595). Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1358601 (stock #10923)
Tea caddy of irregular conical shape. Light colored stoneware with thin cream-colored glaze with brownish green drip lines. Seto ware. Edo period, 18th century or early 19th century.

H ca. 3 ½ inches

All in all fine condition, with some minor traces of usage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1406834
18th to early 19th century iron Japanese sword tsuba with multimetal inlays depicting a fishing boat on the background of rocks with pine trees, figure by a thatched roof hut, geese in flight, sailing junks in the distance and craggy hills far away. Design continues on the back showing a man fishing from his boat. Wonderful subject in scholar’s taste, excellent detailing, inlays in various metals, gilding. Beautiful patina, great feel of age...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1266783
Wonderfully carved antique suiban burl wood tray. This all one, solid hardwood piece is in great condition and has a lacquered shiny middle. Outside of tray displays its natural wood with gorgeous gnarls and ridges. Meiji Period (1868-1912) Dimensions: 18" in Length X 12.75" Width at Middle
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1406347 (stock #JHmyShishi)
June Hastings
$625.00
A superb bronze Japanese shishi with one paw on a pierced ball. Signed on bottom of statue. Includes wooden stand. Two holes were drilled on bottom of the fu dog to secure it to stand, see photos. Measures 4.25 inches high including stand. Bronze lion is 3.5" high. Stand is 3.5" square. Dates Meiji Era
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1800 item #1360417 (stock #TRC1798)
This lovely Shino tea bowl fashioned from coarse Mino clay is covered in feldspar glazing, has a classic ferrous abstract painting across the front, and shows nice age—most likely from early Edo.

Shino-ware dates to the Momoyama period when potters were attempting to recreate white porcelain-wares that were being imported from China at the time. Originally they were made in a single-chamber anagama style kilns set into the hillsides...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1398664 (stock #JP101)
A ronin (in feudal Japan) a wandering samurai who had no lord or master. A n original antique print by the Japanese wood block print master Utagawa Kuniyoshi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1373973 (stock #JHlionKoro)
June Hastings
$625.00
Japanese Meiji Era bronze incense burner with playful shishi dog scenes in high relief depicted on each side. Handles have a twisted rope design. On the lid sits a Buddhist lion or shishi dog. Remains of incense on inside lid. Featuring a beautiful chocolate red patina on outside, this koro is in excellent condition and measures 10.5 Inches high. Seal mark on bottom.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1382477
Late 18th to early 19th century netsuke of a reclining monkey with young seated next to it on a mat made of bamboo stems tied together. Humorously carved with their very human attitudes, great facial expressions. Early strong netsuke of characteristic 18th century triangular section, warm yellow patina (darker on the bottom where netsuke was touching the silk of kimono), differently sized deep himotoshi typical for the period, old collection sticker on the bottom, beautiful wear to the surface...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1410267 (stock #OSA979)
For sale this good Japanese Imari Bottle vase dating circa 1700.  The rounded body gently lobbed with 10 long segments leading onto a similar gently lobbed tall neck. Painted in underglaze blue, iron red, green, yellow and gold with floral scrolling foliage...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1146140 (stock #R618)
Japanese Clay Figure of a Sino-Japanese War General on a White Horse. This would have been displayed in a Boys' Day festival in the late Meiji Period. Wonderfully painted with fine details. Height: 7.5 inches, 19 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1340187
Spoils of Time
$625.00
A well forged, handsome mokume tsuba in mokko-gata form with katakiri-bori landscape decoration on both the omote and ura. The mokume grain is large and well controlled reminding one of ayasugi hada. In fact, this tsuba is indeed a tosho (swordsmith's) tsuba, being made by [Kai Ju] Kiyonaga and dated the third year of Bunkyo (1863) believed to be the same as KIY 298 referenced in Hawley's, Japanese Swordsmiths. Our angled, side view photographs more accurately portray patina and color as well as...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1800 item #1389010
18th century good size Japanese sword iron tsuba with raised and inlaid decoration of Shoki the Demon Queller looking through a round window at a terrified oni (mischievous little demon) hiding under a large woven straw hat, the back of the tsuba showing a large wooden club. Excellent crisp work, superb faces, oni is inlaid with copper, gilding. Came from the Collection of St. John University in Queens, NY, old museum number inside the nakago (central opening for the blade), beautiful patina, wo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1800 item #586203 (stock #2661)
Galerie Hafner
$620.00
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A rare oval und convex shaped Japanese iron sword guard with two amaryu in gold nunome. Condition: good. Dimensions: 6,9 cm high x 6,1 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1211082
Helen M Edwards
$620.00
Height: 4.2 cm (1.6 in)
Width: 4.5 cm (1.7 in)

This wooden netsuke, depicting a samurai's war helmut (Jingasa), is made from a dark heavy wood and has an aged patina. The piece is in excellent condition with only a couple of age lines present.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1370830 (stock #WN093)
Galerie Hafner
$620.00
shipping included
A small Japanese earthenware vase beautifully decorated with fruit basket and flowering branches in thick enamels and gold. Unsigned. Condition: tiny enamel loss (basket). Dimension: c. 14.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1391406 (stock #J82)
Spectacular Authentic Antique 19th century Meiji Period circa 1885 A.D. Japanese Satsuma Earthenware large planter-fish bowl.

The exterior is finely hand painted in raised enamels and gilded with two opposing large lobed panels depicting samurais, dressed in elaborated brocade kimonos, highlighted with gold and flanked by two vertical panels adorned with intricate geometric designs, and finished in raised enamel and gold. Enclosed at the top and the bottom are raised borde...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1116832 (stock #pd320)
Kodo Arts
$610.00
Regal altar temple table from a zen buddhist temple in the Kyoto area. The top is Japanese 'keyaki' (zelkova) or elm. The carvings in relief are superior. Lotus flowers and leaves. Work of the highest craftsmanship. A brilliant remnant from the Taisho Period c. 1912-1926. A bit of damage to the carving, please see pictures. But still a museum piece. Ask for shipping quote. H: about 25cm; W:about 82cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1218162 (stock #pd616)
Kodo Arts
$610.00
Lovely ceramic kannon bosatsu diety fired in the Meiji Period C. 1875. Facial expression very tranquil and oozes the compassion and mercy the bosatsu is famous for. Fired with Hagi white and wood fired. H: 8" x 5". Condition perfect. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #291609 (stock #10089)
Top in larger than life dimensions. Wood with iron. Japan, 19th century. Diameter 5 3/8 inches; height 6 inches. Pegs to hold the iron band in place are missing, otherwise excellent condition. Although generally called kanban, this piece was used for display in a window.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1135974
Antique Japanese small Bizen ware water dropper in the form of a fu-dog with ball, beautiful details, minor losses, a charming piece. Size: 3 5/8" long x 2 3/4" high