Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1414897 (stock #13248)
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Noren made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable dyed (probably kakishibu) and all hand-sewn. It has "Yotsume" family crest. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 122cm x 126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1414831 (stock #13246)
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$250.00
Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of vegetable indigo dye cotton with hand-stitched sashiko. Sashiko threads is also indigo dyed cotton. Judging from the logo in the front panel, hiragana "To" shows it belongs to the "To" brigade of the number 10-kumi (group 10). Edo hikeshi had "I-Ro-Ha 47 groups. Water is poured over hood, hanten, gloves and so on before a fireman entered fire site. The second half of the 19th century. In excellent condition. Width when folded:42cm, Length:56cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1414797 (stock #J561)
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$60.00
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Ema (pictorial offering) with hiragana letter "me". Ema is originally painted with a horse motif, but others too, later. It is offered to a shrine or a temple wishing for good lucks. Late 19th to early 20th century. In good condition. 17cm x 11cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1414736 (stock #13247)
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$80.00
"Nuno Sashi Habaki", a pair of ankle covers with sashiko for protecting shin and ankle when a woman worked in the field. The ground cloth and sashiko threads are made of indigo dye cotton. The last image is from the book "Noragi" written by Fukui Sadako published by Hosei University Shuppan-kyoku. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition with original belts. 7.8cm x 32.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1414728 (stock #J560)
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$120.00
Hyotan design sake container which is made of kami-ito (paper cord) and painted with urushi and has momiji (maple leaves) with red urushi. Crafts made of paper cord were very popular in Edo period and they were called "Kami Nagato", those are bowls, tabacco cases, inro (small container for a personal seal) and so on. In excellent condition but the plug is lost. 19th century. Height:18cm, Diameter:10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1414727 (stock #13245)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with beautiful and very original sashiko and two tassels. The ground cloth is hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dye. Sashiko thread is white cotton. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. 124cm x 121cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1414540 (stock #13244)
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$1,200.00
Maiwai-gi which is a festive kimono of fishermem. It was given to fishermen from a master of fishermen or an owner of a fish boat on the occasion of large catch. It is mostly made of cotton with auspicious motifs with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and partly hand painting. The original location of the Maiwai-gi is Boso peninsula in Chiba prefecture since late Edo period and spread along the Pacific Coast. This one has thick cotton lining so that it is made into yogi (kimono shaped bedding). Gene...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1414122 (stock #13243)
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$150.00
Pilgrim's hanten made of thin white cotton with many stamps of the sacred sites that are called "Shodo-shima Hachiju-Hachi-kasho Reijo (Shodo Island 88 holy places) located in Kagawa prefecture in Shikoku. The pilgrimage route was opened in late 17th century. The head band has stamps from Omine-san (Mt.Omine) in Nara prefecture. No sign of a place in the belly band. In good condition but has a few stains. The first half of the 20th century. Hanten:120cm x 64cm, Head Band:30cm x 92cm, Belly Band:...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1413650 (stock #13242)
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$150.00
One roll of cotton cloth for yukata (unlined cotton kimono) with machine shibori. It is produced in Arimatsu in Nagoya city in Aichi prefecture where has been the main product place of shibori textiles since 17th century. In excellent condition except for purple slightly changed in oe of the ends. 35cm x 8m13cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1413649 (stock #13241)
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$80.00
Four panels of noren, a shop curtain with logo and name. It is made of thick cotton and dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). Sewn by machine. In excellent condition except for slightly kakishibu color faded parts. 20th century. 126cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1413643 (stock #13240)
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$80.00
Three panels of noren (shop curtain) with kamon (family crest) which is "Tachibana", citrus Tachibana. It is made of thick cotton and kakishibu dyed. Sewn by machine. In good condition but has some kakishibu faded parts. 20th century. 96cm x 110cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1413518 (stock #J559)
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$150.00
A wooblock print book whose pictures were originally by Ando Hiroshige (or another name Utagawa Hiroshige) who was a prominant and well known ukiyoe-shi (1797~1858). This book was edited in Ansei 2nd (1855). In good condition but has some patina from aging. 11.5cm x 18cm x 0.5mm 38 pages
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1413515 (stock #J558)
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$150.00
Sake (or water) container made of hyotan painted with kakishibu (persimmon juice) many times. It has hand-bladed silk cord for decoration and carrying. In excellent condition except for a bit of wear in the tassels. Late 19th to early 20th century. L:44cm Diameter:8cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1413514 (stock #13239)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with beautiful sashiko and two tassels. The ground cloth is hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dye. Sashiko thread is white cotton. It has rare the owner's name and the place in Ishikawa prefecture. The second half of the 19th century. In excellent condition. 100cm x 97cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1413067 (stock #J557)
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$90.00
Three pieces of old kashi-gata, wood mold for sweets. It has kamon (family crest) carved. They have wear and holes. They have termaite-resistant treatment now. The second half of the 19th century. The largest one:20cm x 12cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1413061 (stock #J556)
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Tabi patterns made of recycled used washi (handmade paper) with sumi handwritings. Some are pairs and the others are not. They are both soles and insteps. Largest sole:L24.5cm x W10cm, Smallest one:L17xcm x 7.5cm In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1413058 (stock #J555)
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$150.00
A container for gun powder used by samurai. It is in shape of hyotan, but made of wood and painted with urushi. The netsuke in the shape of mokugyo (temple block) with delicate carving. 19th century. In good condition. H:14cm Diameter:8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1413057 (stock #13238)
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$90.00
A pair of sashiko ankle cover made of hand-spun white cotton cloth with sashiko which is white cotton thread. It has fragment with sashiko for reinforcement. It is heavily used. The first half of the 20th century. 36cm x 10.5cm