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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1445400 (stock #13420)
Haruko Watanabe
$70.00
Cotton noren (shop curtain) with the shop logo mark. It has rather thick texture. It has some wear, ragged hem etc. The first half of the 20th century. 33cm x 110cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1445266 (stock #13419)
Haruko Watanabe
$350.00
Cotton haori with shibori asanoha (hemp leaf) pattern which is dyed with the root of murasaki or murasaki-sou (lithospermum), one kind of grass. It is called "shikon-zome". Murasaki was grown since Asuka period (very late 6th to early 8th century) and purple was thought as the noble color. Shikon-zome was promoted by Nanbu-han (Nanbu Domain, now part of Iwate and Aomori prefecture) in Edo period but fell into a decline because of the chemical dye in Meiji period, however it was restored in early...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1445205 (stock #13418)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
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Cotton cloth with stamps which was used by a pilgrim. It has a stamp "Shikoku Forty Fifth" which means No. 45th holy place in Shikoku. It is the Iwaya Temple in Mt. Kaigan in Ehime prefecture in Shikoku. The principal image of the temple is Fudo (Cetaka) and the temple is known as the typical holy place in the mountain. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33cm x 194cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1445199 (stock #13417)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
A roll of cotton cloth with Miura-shibori from Arimatsu in Nagoya city where has been the main product place of shibori textiles since Edo period. This one is before "yunoshi"that is the process of washing and ironing (smoothing) with steam the cloth. After the process, the cloth becomes usual measurement 35cm x 13m for one yukata (cotton kimono). Vegetable indigo dye. In excellent condition. 1950s to 1980s.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1445198 (stock #J614)
Haruko Watanabe
$50.00
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A sheet of "tatougami" made of recycled washi (Japanese handmade paper) used at a pawn shop. Hocked items were wrapped in this tatougami and kept. It is made of used washi with letters and kakishibu is painted for insect repellent and for moisture-resisting. Early 20th century. 74cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1444626 (stock #13404)
Haruko Watanabe
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Child's meisen kimono with geometric kasuri pattern. Meisen is silk textile woven of second grade silk yarn and worn for everyday kimiono. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century, 102cm x 96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1444624 (stock #13411)
Haruko Watanabe
$50.00
Cotton child's kimono with kasuri pattern. It was probably produced in Kurume in Fukuoka prefecture in Kyushu where cotton kasuri textile has been made from late Edo period. (19th century) In good condition except for some small light stains . The first half of the 20th century, 94cm x 94cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1444621 (stock #13416)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Asa unlined kimono with three family crests "Yotsume-mon" which are hand-drawn. It is not clear it is hemp (taima) or ramie (choma). In good condition except for two small holes in the left shoulder and in the center of the back. 5mm x 5mm. Late 19th to early 20th century. 126cm x 134cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1444226 (stock #13415)
Haruko Watanabe
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A roll of asa (hemp) cloth whose weft and warp are both hand-plied. Probably made in China. In excellent condition. 20th century. 39cm x Approx. 13m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1444225 (stock #J613)
Haruko Watanabe
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Small wodden table used by nushi, a urushi craftsperson. It has natural urushi dripping. The first half of the 20th century. In good condition. 30cm x 30cm x 6.7cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1444224 (stock #13413)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with sashiko which is made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. It has the sashiko owner's name. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. 124cm x 124cm
All Items : New Century : Textiles : Contemporary item #1444223 (stock #13408)
Haruko Watanabe
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Large cotton with bold shibori design whose cloth is rather thin and soft cotton cloth. Both hems are sewn by machine. In excellent condition. 20th century. 88cm x 186cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1443630 (stock #13412)
Haruko Watanabe
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10 pieces of cotton cloth with Sekka shibori which is one kind of board-clamp-dye. They are made for diaper but never used. It has cotton lining and in loop shape. In excellent condition. 20th century. 33cm x 62cm Can be sold by one piece for $10.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1443434 (stock #13408)
Haruko Watanabe
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A piece of cotton cloth with Urumi-zome or Narumi Kongata which is the katazome (stencil-resist-dye) imitating shibori . It requires the additional process of katazome, which is another stencil dye to blur the lines. The cloth is hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dye. In excellent condition. The first half of the 19th century. 33.5cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1443433 (stock #13407)
Haruko Watanabe
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Large furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with tsutsugaki butterfly crest. The cloth is hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. In good condition but has some stains in the crest. The second half of the 19th century. 128cm x 145cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1443432 (stock #13406)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Cotton han-juban (short under kimono) with shibori whose techniques are: Maki-age shibori (stitched & bound) and Murakuo-shibori (coral reef). In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 57cm x 50cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1443342 (stock #13405)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
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Cotton Man's kimono (yukata) with vegetable indigo dye bold stripe. The ground cloth is cotton gauze. In good condition except for light stains in the lower back, however not very noticeable. 20th century. 128cm x 130cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1443341 (stock #13403)
Haruko Watanabe
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Asa baby's ceremonial kimono, dyed with vegetable indigo. Weft yarn is hand-plied. It has "Maru-ni-Chigai Takano-ha-mon" (crossed feathers of the hawk in a circle). In good condition but has some stains near front hem, however it is hidden with top layer. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. 84cm x 85cm