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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1467579 (stock #13670)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
A piece of shinafu which is handwoven of bast fiber, shina tree (Japanese linden). Shina tree grows from Hokkaido to Kyushu. Shinafu was used for a kimono, a bag, furoshiki, kaya and many items from ancient time. This cloth is a piece of kaya (mosquito net). The second half of the 19th century. W:34cm, L:170cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1467577 (stock #13670)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two pieces of kaya (mosquito net) cloth which is made of vegetable indigo dye taima (hemp) whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. In good condition with three mending patches. Late 10th to early 20th century. W:70cm, L:1m58cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1467374 (stock #13669)
Haruko Watanabe
$50.00
Han-haba (half width) obi for casual kimono. Wefts are silk yarn and warps are also black silk yarn. It has softer texture and thinner than sakiori obi. In excellent condition. 20th century. W:15.5cm x 2m92cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1467373 (stock #13668)
Haruko Watanabe
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Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips recycled from old kimono which are both silk and cotton. Warps are black cotton yarn. Inn excellent condition. 20th century. W:22cm, L:3m44cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1467348 (stock #13665)
Haruko Watanabe
$130.00
Pieces of silk crepe cloth dyed with benibana (safflower). The dye technique is Beni-itajime which is board-clamp dye. The cloth is folded in layers between boards which are pattern carved and generally about 12 boards are used to dye about 22m length of cloth. Beni-itajime was mostly dyed in Kyoto until the end of Edo period but it was practiced in other places later. This cloth has 4 pieces sewn together which are two long parts of body of juban (under kimono) and two small pieces. The second ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1467346 (stock #13667)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
Kendo-gi made of cotton with hand-stitched sashiko with black cotton yarn. Kendo is the Japanese art of fencing using bamboo swords. This is a top of kendo costume and hakama (pants) is the bottom. The collar belt is replaced with old cloth from 19th century. In excellent condition except for a few light stains. 20th century. 95cm x 78cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1467342 (stock #13666)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
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Baby's cotton kimono with Sekka-shibori, one kind of board-clamp dye. It has cotton lining. Handsewn but the belt is sewn by machine. Generally in good condition but some light stains in the cotton white lining and upper front. The first half of the 20th century. 59cm x 47cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1467073 (stock #13664)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
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Three baby's kimonos, all three have lining with thin cotton for warmth. Two kimonos in yellow and brown stripes are from Akita prefecture where is the product place of Akita-hachijo, which is plain weave tsumugi (pongee silk) dyed with vegetable yellow and brown. Two of them have charm made of silk crepe in the back. Some of kimono for a baby or a child have charms in the back as evils believed to come from the back. The red kimono is made of cotton with katazome. Both Akita-hachijo have cotton...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1467068 (stock #13663)
Haruko Watanabe
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Boro wan-bukuro which is a bag for contain wan, a wood soup bowls. It is made of indigo dye cotton cloth etc. The first half of the 20th century. W:18cm, L:49cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1467067 (stock #13662)
Haruko Watanabe
$220.00
Furoshiki made of handspun cotton and natural brown dye. It has family crest and katazome asanoha (hemp leaf) and check design. Generally, in good condition but it has some brown color faded parts. It has brown cotton belt for hangong in the back. 19th century. 128cm x 132cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1466908 (stock #13661)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
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Cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori pattern whose technique is Ori-nui shibori (folded & stitched). Generally, in good condition. The first half of the 20th century. W:130cm x L:140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1466808 (stock #13660)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Han-juban made of hand-spun cotton and shibori pattern which is vegetable indigo dye. Sleeves are made of thin wool and the body has some mending patches inside. One of the sleeves has a few tiny moth holes. The first half of the 20th century. W:130cm, L:78cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1466764 (stock #J709)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
Tsuto or wara-tsuto made of rice straw. It is for a container for ceramic plates. It is from Azuma-gun in Gunma prefecture in Kanto district. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. Diameter:27cm & 17cm, H:23cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1466762 (stock #13658)
Haruko Watanabe
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Cotton futoonji (bedding) with vegetable indigo dye katazome (stencil-resist dye) karakusa pattern (arabesque design). The ground cloth is hand-spun cotton. The dye technique is called "Ai-gaeshi" which is dyed twice, first vegetable indigo dye on white ground and then dye again. Judging from the pattern and dye, it is likely from Tohoku district. In good condition except for a few small holes. 19th to early 20th century. 146cm x 150cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1466761 (stock #13659)
Haruko Watanabe
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The history of "Oharame" dates back to Heian Period (end of 8th to late 12th century). Women from Ohara in the suburbs of Kyoto, came to the town of Kyoto to sell charcoals, small wild trees and branches bringing them on their heads. This apron made of cotton with kasuri was worn till Taisho period (1912~1925). In excellent condition. W:100cm, L:59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1466759 (stock #13657)
Haruko Watanabe
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A long belt for rein which is made of hemp and vegetable indigo dye. Seams are opened, it has originally folded in three and the width is half of the original roll of cloth. One side is selvedge, and the other side is cut. The bold horizontal stripes are katazome (stencil resist dye). Both wefts and warps are hand-plied. In good condition except for some tiny holes and wear. Made in Tohoku district. 19th century. W:15.3cm, L:15m70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1466482 (stock #J708)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
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A Back-pack bag made of hemp which was used by a mountain worker. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. W:33cm, H:36cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1466481 (stock #J707)
Haruko Watanabe
$120.00
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A back-pack bag made of sedge (suge in Japanese) which was used buy a mountain worker. In good condition but some yarn are loose, The second half of the 20th century. W:27cm, H:40cm