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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1440883 (stock #13386)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
Small zabuton (cushion) made of a rope which is recycled from old cotton cloth. Diameter:35cm In good condition. The first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1440544 (stock #13385)
Haruko Watanabe
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Noragi (work wear) made of asa (hemp) whose both wets and warps are hand-plied. The sleeves are vegetable indigo dyed cotton. A few holes with mending patches. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 109cm x 71cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1440538 (stock #J608)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Yuki-boshi (snow hat) made of weed and from Shonai region in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. It is said it was worn by "matagi", a hunter. It has fragments of washi dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin) for waterproof. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. In good condition. 45cm x 50cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1440414 (stock #13384)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
Boro kokake made of indigo dyed cotton with beautiful fine sashiko. Kokake is put on over tabi (socks) for protection and worn outdoor. Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1440412 (stock #13383)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
Cotton sakiori obi (sash) for a casual kimono. Wefts are cotton strips recycled from kimono and warps are cotton threads. In excellent condition except for a stain. 20th century. 13.3cm x 2m
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1910 item #1440124 (stock #J607)
Haruko Watanabe
$220.00
Two pairs of roji geta (wooden clogs) which were used in the back garden. Wood is Japanese cedar and belts are fibers of palm tree. It has letters of the date and age when they were ordered, "Meiji 40 (1908), April. In good condition but not good for actual use. 9cm x 23cm, 9.2cm x 24cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1440123 (stock #13382)
Haruko Watanabe
$600.00
Rare item. Rokushaku Kanban which was worn by a palanquin bearer (kago-kaki) who was a servant worked for a feudal lord (tono-sama) and a bearer of a palanquin when the lord went out. There are various theories that the kimono is called "Rokushaku-Kanban": servants worked in the lord's residence or a castle are called "rokushaku" and the kimono has "kanban" which means a symbol or a family crest. Another theory is the length of the kimono is 6-shaku (approx.2m). This one is made of hemp whose w...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1439613 (stock #13381)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Minsa obi (sashi) made in Taketomi Island in Okinawa. The features of Taketomi Minsa obi are: both wefts and warps are machine-spun cotton and handwoven. It has four and five block warp kasuri pattern and both selvedges have uneven horizontal stripes which symbolize mukade (centipede). Minsa obi was a gift from a woman to a man meaning acceptance of engagement in old days. In excellent condition. 20th century. 8cm x 2m4cm u
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1439612 (stock #13380)
Haruko Watanabe
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Cotton kimono with beautiful shibori pattern. In excellent condition. 20th century. 132cm x 148cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1439216 (stock #13379)
Haruko Watanabe
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Cape which is called maru-gappa or hikimawashi in Edo period. The word "kappa" was derived from the Portuguese word "cape". It has kakishibu (persimmon tannin) dyed washi (handmade paper) between outer cotton cloth with kasuri and inner cotton with stripes for windbreaking and waterproof. In excellent condition with the straps. The collar is cotton velveteen. Meiji period (1968∼1912) L:85cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1439036 (stock #13378)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
Large bag made of asa (hemp or flax) with many mending patches which has the company's name stamped. The asa cloth might have been imported. The first half of the 20th century. 80cm c 120cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1438523 (stock #13375)
Haruko Watanabe
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Boro kokake made of indigo dyed cotton with beautiful fine sashiko. Kokake is put on over tabi (socks) for protection and worn outdoor. Late 19th to early 20th century. L:22cm. H:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1438522 (stock #J604)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Wood board used by a "nushi", a lacquer-ware artisan in charge of lacquering urushi. It has natural dripping and dried glue(natural) while lacquering. Both sides are beautiful. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 9.5cm x 91cm x 0.9cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1438054 (stock #13377)
Haruko Watanabe
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Silk meisen kimono with geometric pattern which is bright green lines on off-white ground. It has the lining (awase) which is thin cotton cloth. In excellent condition except for a few minor stains. Mid 20th century. 124cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1438015 (stock #13376)
Haruko Watanabe
$300.00
Baby's yogi which is one kind of bed cloth, a top cover in the shape of kimono. It has cotton cloth with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) for outside and indigo cotton for the lining. It has thick cotton inside for warmth and was used in the cold district or in winter. It is from Fukushima prefecture in Tohoku district. In good condition but has some light stains in the wrists and mending patches in the top shoulder. The first half of the 20th century. 92cm x 88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1437438 (stock #J603)
Haruko Watanabe
$80.00
A bag made of rice straw. In good condition but some scraps of rice straw fall. The first half of the 20th century. W:39cm H:21cm Thickness:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1437437 (stock #J602)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
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A bag for backpacking made of rice straw. It has indigo dyed hemp thread ornament. The cord is cotton. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. W:41cm H:37.5cm Thickness:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1437406 (stock #J601)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
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Wood plate used by a "nushi", a lacquer-ware artisan in charge of lacquering urushi. It has natural dripping and marks while lacquering. Both sides are beautiful. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 10.3cm x 89.5cm x 0.9cm