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Charming Antique detailed model of Japanese teahouse


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Folk Art: Pre 1910: Item # 748813

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Atlanta, GA 30307
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Intricately detailed, this miniature scaled model of a japanese tea house was the result of a village folk art craftsman sometime between the late 1890-1920. Each piece is carved from bamboo and is pegged into place. The rice paper shutter doors slide and addition solid shutters are stored in the exterior swinging compartments. The roof is easily removed to reveal the inside which is furnished with an alter, bamboo scroll,flower vase and serving tansu with sliding doors. Outside is the bathroom with sliding doors for privacy.

Total piece measures roughly 8 inches by 7 inches and about 6 inches high...a lot of detail packed into a small amount of space.