All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1369943 (stock #10M97)
From the Edo period, a cube shaped bizen ware sake pitcher/container. The pattern on each side is incised as well as the kanji on the vessels topside.

Size Dimension Excluding the Spout: 4" cube
Height Including the Spout: 4 5/8"
Weight: 1 lb 4 ozs

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1369878 (stock #TCR6610)
The Kura
$295.00
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A pair of comic Tokkuri bottles for serving Japanese rice wine in the shape of the crested Ibis, a long beaked bird like a crane but with a red peak like a back-slung beret. Here the artist has elongated the creatures even more, and given them quite an expression. They are roughly 6 inches 16 cm) tall. There is a small silver repair on the back of one bottle-neck, otherwise they are in fine condition, stamped on the base by the maker.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1369877 (stock #TCR6609)
The Kura
$600.00
Sale Pending
Water roils down through a cleft on this mountain shaped Edo period Ninsei Kogo incense box from the kilns of Kyoto. It comes inside a silk pouch in a beautifully grained cross-cut cedar box. The piece measures 8 x 6 x 2 cm (3 x 2 x 1 inches) and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1368448 (stock #10939)
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Wall vase for ikebana flower arrangement, to be hung at one of the vertical beams of the tokonoma. Brown stoneware with white inclusions, splash of greenish glaze. Metal eyelet through hole in the back for hanging the vase up (new replacement). Shigaraki ware, Japan, Meiji-Taisho eras, late 19th, early 20th century.

H 5 - 5-1/4 inches, diam 3-1/4 inches

Fine condition.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1368027 (stock #TCR5254)
The Kura
$220.00
A small image of Jurojin, god of Longevity, dating from the Edo period covered in metallic glaze enclosed in an ancient kiri-wood box topped with hardwood. It is 2-1/2 inches (6.5 cm) tall and in fine condition. It was likely used as a bunchin, or scroll weight for holding paper.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1368026 (stock #TCR6554)
The Kura
$600.00
An excavated yama-chawan (yamajawan) bowl from the Seto erea covered in a smattering of ash glaze, the form slightly dimpled in a hishi-shape, enclosed in an old wooden box. It is 18.3 x 15 x 6.5 cm (7 x 5-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1368024 (stock #TCR6553)
The Kura
$775.00
A superb Edo period Hagi Ido Chawan in sunset color with a spattering of white about the foot. It has been once shattered and repaired, and has a very strong presence despite its thin and delicate sides. The bowl is 5 inches (13 cm) diameter, wrapped in a crepe silk bag and enclosed in an old wooden box, the lid of which reads simply chawan. Perfect for the tenth month when repaired bowls are most appreciated.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1367775 (stock #TCR6547)
The Kura
$1,200.00
A beautiful 17th century Oribe Kogo ceramic box for incense of stepped form decorated with oxide designs and a splash of green wrapped in purple crepe silk and enclosed in a period wooden box titled simply Kogo. It is roughly 2 inches (5 cm) square and in fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1367774 (stock #TCR6546)
The Kura
$550.00
Dark iron glaze covers this late Edo period bulb-shaped Chaire retaining the original Zogei lid wrapped in a brocade bag and enclosed in an age-darkened Kiri-wood box titled Chaire and named Zuiko (Swirl of light). It is 2-1/2 inches (6 cm) tall, slightly larger in diameter and in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1367373 (stock #0897)
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$500.00


SAGGAR

Massive and unusual cylindrical type saggar with such wild and profound landscape of natural glaze, well-used at “good” high temperature position in a certain kiln of Tsutsumi ware (Sendai area, Miyagi, Tohoku region), around Meiji period (1868-1912). Enjoy it as a vase with flowers (with inner container) or as an object itself without flowers either way. approx...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1367366 (stock #02084)
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KO BANKO, 'CRAB'

Old Banko pottery ware piece from Yokkaichi, Mie prefecture, used for Bonsai ornament of Keido landscape ceremony, Late Edo period, 19th century.
Much more elaborately made than ordinary type. In fine antique condition. approx...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1367249 (stock #TCR6540)
The Kura
$580.00
An iron ring protrudes from the back for hanging, or it can stand on the flat base. A thick blast of dark ash clings to the front, adding a shine around the rim of this fine 18th century (Edo period) Bizen vessel for use in the tea room. It is 8 inches (21 cm) tall and in fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1367212 (stock #02083)
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ANDONZARA

'Andonzara' (Lantern plate) of green-glazed Kyoyaki soft-type pottery ware which imitate Delft ware so-called 'Kyo-Oranda' (lit. 'Kyoto-Holland ware'), Late Edo period, 19th century. In fine antique condition, with some glaze-peelings as seen. approx...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #1367087 (stock #TCR6536)
The Kura
$800.00
A Dark glazed Tamba-style vase enclosed in an ancient double wood box titled Kuchu Hanaire. It is 8-1/2 inches 821 cm) tall and in fine condition, wrapped in a silk lined bag.
Kuchu was the name of Honami Koho (1600-1682), a craftsman and grandson of the illustrious Honami Koetsu. This is typical of the style favored by him.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1366364 (stock #TCR6506)
The Kura
$3,200.00
A Bizen Sake Flask with silver spout dating from the first half of the 16th century (Momoyama to early Edo periods) in an old wooden box annotated by Katsura Matasaburo (1901-1986), a scholar who specialized in research on the Rokkoyo or Six Ancient Kilns (Echizen, Seto Tokoname, Shigaraki, Tamba and Bizen) and published nearly 50 books and treatises on the subject between 1931 and 1983...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1365545 (stock #06126)
The size of 10 3/4” Long x 10” Wide x 4 3/4” High. This is very finely made Sumida Bowl by 1 st Inoue Ryosai. Bowl is finely made with four children with different Kimono wearing. Kimono works with blue under glaze as well as other glaze color. Each children figure and other motif outside bowls are finely done in details. There is a house siting on the water front. The galzing works over water are very attractively done. There is Ryosai embossing seal on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1365544 (stock #06126)
Additional Photos for Sumida Bowl by Inoue Ryosai. Please see more photos at #1365545
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1364765 (stock #09144)
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TSUBOYA INCENSE BURNER

Rare green-glazed Tsuboya ware incense burner placed before the Buddha or mortuary tablets, with dynamic relief of a pair of dragons protecting 'hoju' (Buddhist precious stone). In fine condition as is.

approx...