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All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Contemporary item #1385624 (stock #J494)
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Mashiko-yaki plate with modern pattern in green and brown glaze. Made by Okamoto Yoshihisa, a craftman in Mashiko in Tochigi prefecture, north of Kanto district. In excellent condition. Contemporary. 25.5cm x 22cm x 1.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1385543 (stock #12967)
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A pair of fireman's gloves with sashiko (quilting). Each has three parts for fingers. Sashiko is all by hand-sewn with indigo dyed cotton thread. The lining is also vegetable indigo dyed cotton. In excellent condition and look scarcely used. The second half of the 19th century. 17.5cm x 42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1385402 (stock #12966)
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$120.00
Hanten worn at the festival of the shrine in Iwate-cho, Iwate prefecture in Tohoku. It is made of thick cotton and has katazome (stencil-resist-dye) Kaen-hoju (flaming jewel) within kanji letters "Gongen" which mean "A god which appears in a temporary figure". It has a dyer's name in Morioka. The bright blue cloth inside looks synthetic. All hand-sewn and in excellent condition. 20th century. 130cm x 70cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1385251 (stock #12965)
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$40.00
Cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) with Daruma, Hotei and orisuru motifs. It is made of thin hand-spun cotton. In good condition but has a few mending patches and tiny holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. 77cm x 74cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1385250 (stock #12964)
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Two panels of cotton katazome cloth (stencil-dye) with "Nejiri-giku (twisted mum) pattern, which are probably for kimono or futonji cloth. In excellent condition. 34cm x 169cm x 2 The first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1385157 (stock #12963)
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Rare item, hanten (jacket) made of cotton Indonesian Batik print and Japanese old silk kasuri for collar and front panel. The lining is indigo dyed cotton and has thin cotton lining for colder season. n good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 73cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1385156 (stock #12962)
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$380.00
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of recycled figured silk fragments which are from 19th or early 20th century. All hand sewn. "Pojagi" is a general name for wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patchwork with silk as well as asa ( reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995 ). In good condition but one belt is replaced and has some stains and minor color bleeding parts....
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1384946 (stock #12962)
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$80.00
A large bag made of recycled cotton rice bag, which was used for cocoons. All sewn by machine and has a few mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 82cm x 80cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1384858 (stock #12957)
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Cotton Kurume kasuri futonji with bold kasuri with asagi (light blue). Kurume in Fukuoka Pref. in Kyushu has been one of the main product places of indigo dyed cotton kasuri since late Edo period (early 19th century). It is made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 134cm x 150cm
All Items : New Century : Lacquer : Contemporary item #1384576 (stock #J491)
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$120.00
Urushi bowl made by Kizaki Tsukiho (1984~) who is an emerging urushi craftsman in Shiga Pref. He makes a wood bowl himself and paints urushi too, generally it is done by each craftsman. Texture is rather rough comparing with common urushi bowl but stronger. Contemporary. In excellent condition. Diameter:11.5cm H:8.3cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1384196 (stock #12953)
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Noren made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. It has tsutsugaki Tsuta-mon (ivy crest) and family name. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 88cm
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Pre 1990 item #1384195 (stock #J490)
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$200.00
A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern) made of cedar board, bamboo and washi (Japanese hand-made paper). The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for paper screen) to recycled washi which was a record book of a merchant in late Edo period. Washi is made from paper mulberry bark and very strong. With a carton box for a pair. 20th century. In excellent condition. 18cm x 18cm x 47cm (with a handle).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1384018 (stock #12949)
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Asa (hemp) unlined kimono with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) fan motif. In good condition but has a few brownish spots. Mid 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1384017 (stock #12948)
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Cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori (tie-dye) asanoha (hemp leaf) pattern. In good condition but has some light brownish stains in the shoulders, the jointing parts with sleeves and lower back. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1383640 (stock #12947)
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Echigo Katakai shibori cotton cloth which is traditional tie-dye, one kind of Nui-shibori, made in Ojiya in Niigata Pref. Dyed with vegetable indigo. It has rather thick texture. In excellent condition but about 160cm from one end of cloth has indigo faded part from long time storage, however the left part has no damage. The second half of the 20th century. 37cm x 13m68cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383630 (stock #12946)
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$250.00
Silk maru-obi for formal kimono. The width is folded in half, so that the cloth has doulble width. It has traditional sparrow and bamboo motif. The colors are beautiful gold, dark purple, dark green, black and gray. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 4m8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1383305 (stock #J489)
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A set of three trays which can be nested. They are Kamakura-bori which is traditional craft in Kamakura in Kanagawa Pref. which is chiseled in hardwood and repeatedly lacquered in black and vermilion. Smaller two trays can be nested in the large one. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 35.5cm x 54cm (large one)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383304 (stock #12621)
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Boro sakiori vest whose wefts are strips recycled from old indigo hand-spun cotton textiles. Warps are asa (hemp). The first half of the 20th century. 36cm x 65cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383279 (stock #12945)
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$60.00
Rope made of cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Colors look all vegetable dye. The first half of the 20th century. The rope with red (beni) part: approx. 5m, Loose blue part: approx. 1.5m
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1383278 (stock #12944)
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A pair of waraji (sandals) made of strips which are recycled from asa (hemp) cloth. In good condition but some of laces are lost. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 23cm x 8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1382865 (stock #J488)
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Pouch made of attush (elm bast fiber) with Ainu embroidery. The indigo cloth, lining and embroidery threads are cotton. In excellent condition. 20th century. 22cm x 12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1382864 (stock #J487)
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$250.00
Wood bowl (shikarinpah) with bird motif, made by Ainu craftsman in Hokkaido. All hand-carved and in excellent condition. 20th century. L:24cm W:10.5cm H:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1382743 (stock #12943)
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Silk meisen kimono with geometric kasuri pattern. Both weft and warp kasuri threads are dyed with stencil-resist-dye. In excellent condition except for several tiny spots in the white cotton lining. Mid 20th century. 128cm x 154cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1382378 (stock #J486)
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A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern)" made of wood, bamboo and washi (Japanese handmade paper). The wood frame is painted with "Tame-nuri" which is one of techniques of urushi. Clear urushi is painted on red urushi. The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for a screen) to recycled washi which was a record book of a merchant in late Edo period. Washi is made from paper mulberry bark and very strong. With carton boxes. 20th century. In excellent condition. 18cm x 18cm x 37cm (with a...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1382315 (stock #12942)
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$90.00
High quality silk kimono with beautiful katazome (stencil-resist dye) with streams, stripes and Nami-no-maru (wave in a circle) motifs. Lining is cotton and silk. In good condition but has some tiny moth holes in the lower back. 1920s~1930s. 127cm x 144cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1382314 (stock #12939)
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$100.00
Two sake-bukuro with mending patches and stitches in which "Moromi (fermented rice)" is put in and squeezed out liquid in the process of making sake. The first half of the 20th century. Top: 33cm x 76cm, Bottom: 31cm x 68cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1382247 (stock #12938)
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Two sake-bukuro with mending patches and stitches which "Moromi (fermented rice)" is put in and squeezed out liquid in the process of making sake. The first half of the 20th century. Top: 31cm x 72cm, Bottom: 31.5cm x 76.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1382237 (stock #12937)
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$480.00
Man's han-gappa which was worn over kimono when he went out and made of hand-spun cotton, both outside and the lining. It is in very dark green, dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow. It has beautiful two kinds of katazome (stencil-resist dye) for lining which is natural indigo dyed. The collar is made of imported wool. The fasteners made of spiral cord show it was made in Tenpo in late Edo period (1831~1845) according to the "Kinsei Fuzoku-shi" written by Kitagawa Morisada beginning fro...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1382045 (stock #12936)
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$150.00
Silk meisen tanmono (a bolt of kimono fabric) for making a kimono. It is Heiyo kasuri (double kasuri) and warps as well as wefts kasuri threads are stencil-resit dyed. In good condition but the ground color of one side became a bit yellowish from long time storage. Mid 20th century. 36cm x 9m44cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1382044 (stock #12935)
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Modern design meisen kimono whose pattern looks like oil painting. Wefts and warps kasuri threads are stencil-resist-dye. Lining is plain-weave red silk. Mid 20th century. 122cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1382043 (stock #12934)
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Tsumugi (pongee) kimono with geometric kasuri pattern which is in very dark brown, white and dark orange red line. Unlined and hand-woven. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 130cm x 161cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381953 (stock #12933)
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$200.00
Woman's katsugi or kazuki (head veil) made of thin plain weave silk with beautiful katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose pattern is traditional "Matsukawa-bishi" with round pattern of Onaga-dori (one kind of rooster). Katsugi was worn by a woman when she went out. The neck part is lowered in front for easier wearing on the head. Katsugi with this zigzag pattern is called "Gosho katsugi", worn by a court noble woman. In good condition but has one rip in the top head part (5mm) and some tiny holes. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381952 (stock #12931)
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Asa (hemp) baby's kimono with hand-painted pine tree motif whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has se-mamori in the back which is a charm with silk threads and this one is boy's kimono as they are in the left as well as in the center (girl's one is in the right). Evils are believed to come from back in old days and it protects a baby from diseases. The second half of the 19th century. In good condition but some stains in front and holes in two belts made of thin raw silk. 76cm x 90cm...
All Items : Artists : Textiles : Contemporary item #1381887
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Book titled "Pattern Weaves" authored by a prominent researcher of weaving techniques and also a textile artist, Keiko Kobayashi(1947~). It has abundant examples of weaving and patterns all over the world with images and her own drawings. 465 pages including 24 color pages. Published in 2017. B5 size. $40 with tax.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1381807 (stock #12930)
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Cotton cloth with Arashi-shibori which is one kind of tie-dye invented in Arimatsu-Narumi in 1880. The cloth is wrapped around a big pole and thread is also rolled around it. The cloth is compressed and dyed. This cloth is remake and made of 4 fragments and has 4 mending patches. It also has a patch written as "hara-maki(belly band)". Te first half of the 20th century. 77cm x 75cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381745 (stock #12929)
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$150.00
Patchworked han-juban (short under kimono) made of recycled silk fragments from old kimono. They are: silk crepe with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and hikizome (direct dye with a brush) which are all vegetable dye. It has interesting geometric pattern in the center back. The lining is natural indigo dyed tsumugi (pongee). In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 128cm x 87cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1381743 (stock #12928)
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Asa (hemp) baby's kimono with kasuri pattern which is made in Omi near Kyoto and called Omi-kasuri. Weft kasuri threads are dyed with board-clamp dye. It has se-mamori in the back which is a charm with stitches and this one is boy's kimono as they are in the left as well as in the center (girl's one is in the right). Evils are believed to come from back in old days and it protects a baby from diseases. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition except for a tiny hole near neck in th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1381695 (stock #12927)
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Han-juban (short under kimono) with kasuri pattern which is made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dye. In excellent condition and has rather thick texture. Late 19th to early 20th century. 69cm x 89cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1381694 (stock #12925)
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Cotton boro furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with beautiful sashiko (needlework). The ground cloth is natural indigo dye and the thread is white cotton. It has many mending patches and small holes. The first half of the 20th century. 134cm x 124cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1381421 (stock #12923)
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$500.00
Cotton kimono (yukata) with shiro-kage shibori (litellary means white shadow) which is seen less than general indigo ground shibori kimono. Natural indigo dye. It has rather soft texture. Meiji period (1868~1912). In excellent condition except for a few light stains. 124cm x 128cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1940 item #1381417 (stock #J485)
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$500.00
Takatori-yaki mizusashi (water jar) in shape of hyotan (gourd) used for chado (tea ceremony). Made by Matsushima Hiroaki (1898~unknown) who established "Yasaburo-gama (kiln)" in Yokohama. In excellent condition with an original box. The first half of the 20th century. H:14cm Diameter:16cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1381275 (stock #J484)
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Chinese lacquer tiered food boxes with mother-of-pearl inlay. In good condition but has a mending in one of the sides of the top tier, a few minor dents and a shell fragment came off part in the lid. 13cm x 24cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1381274 (stock #J483)
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$200.00
Flower vase (hana-ire) made of Jindai-sugi, Japanese cedar which is said to be a few thousand years old. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century (crafted) H:31cm, 16cm x 25cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1381271 (stock #J482)
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$90.00
Wood board used by "nurishi", a lacquer-painting craftsman putting urushi ware on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in red, brown and black. 20th century. 10cm x 90cmx 1cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1381267 (stock #J481)
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Wood board used by "nurishi", a lacquer-painting craftsman putting urushi ware on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in red, brown and black. 20th century. 10cm x 90cmx 1cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1381260 (stock #12922)
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$380.00
Kake-futon (comforter, top cover) made of hand-spun cotton with beautiful katazome (stencil-resist-dye). The pattern looks imitating shibori (tie-dye). It is natural indigo dyed. It has beautiful green cotton lining and can be used as it is, for example, for a cover or throw. In excellent condition except for a few stains and a mending patch. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 154cm x 175cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1381259 (stock #12921)
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$190.00
Large furoshiki made of asa (hemp) with hand-written owner's name. It has some mending patches and wear. The first half of the 20th century. 154cm x 174cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1381113 (stock #12918)
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$150.00
Silk fukuro obi for a formal kimono with woven pattern of wave and shellfish motif. Cloth of fukuro obi is folded in half so that it has double width when seam is open. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. 31.5cm x 4m08cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1381112 (stock #12917)
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A piece of cotton cloth with Ainu embroidery which is all hand-stitched. It has cotton lining. In excellent condition. 20th century. 38cm x 36cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1381110 (stock #J480)
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Wood ladle made by Ainu people who are aborigines in Hokkaido. All hand-carved from a wood board. In excellent condition except for a bit of wear in the lower rim. 20th century. L:36cm W:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1380838 (stock #J479)
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$90.00
Trunk box made of wicker, bamboo and leather. It has washi (Japanese handmade paper) lining with kanji letters. It has black leather for reinforcement. In good condition but has some wear in the leather. It is tight when the lid is put on the box, so better to use separately. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm x 31cm x 24cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1380837 (stock #12916)
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$70.00
Bag made of gold brocade dyed with benibana (safflower). The cord and the tassel are made of silk thread also dyed with benibana. The lining is plain weave silk. It has woven pattern of "Mitsuba-Aoi" crest. In good condition but has some wear. 19th century. 10cm x 55cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1380835 (stock #12915)
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$280.00
Four panels of cotton cloth with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern which are hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. They are from Tohoku district, probably from Akita prefecture. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. Can be sold by one panel for $70. 33cm x 124cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1380566 (stock #12914)
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Small furoshiki made of hand-spun cotton for wefts and hand-plied hemp for warps. It has owner's name stitched in the corner. In excellent condition. 57cm x 53cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1380565 (stock #12913)
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$60.00
Taima asa (hemp) cloth used for steaming food. Wefts and warps are hand-plied. It has mending patches and holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. 64cm x 71cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1380429 (stock #J478)
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$180.00
Two small size boxes hand-made of bamboo strips. Both have decorative dark color strips in lids. In excellent condition, no cut or break. 20th century. L: 20cm x 15cm x 6cm, S: 16cm x 11cm x 5.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1380374 (stock #J477)
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$90.00
Large lantern of a shrine made of paper, bamboo strips, wood plate and metal handle and straps. In good condition except for several holes and rips. 20th century. Length when extended: 72cm Diameter: 41cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1380368 (stock #J476)
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$100.00
A snow hat, “yuki-boshi” handmade of palm fiber and has indigo dyed cotton lining. It was used by a hunter, “matagi”. It is from Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. In good condition but cords are lost inside. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 49cm x 59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1380313 (stock #12911)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of indigo dyed cotton with "Ishi-datami (pavement) motif. It has hand-stitched sashiko. In excellent condition but it has light worn part. The second half of the 19th century. 39cm x 52cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1380152 (stock #12910)
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Two tsuno-bukuro (literally horn-bag) made of taima (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. They are hand-sewn diagonally so that a bit stretchable. They look used at sake (japanese wine) maker or seller. Both are in excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 133cm x 43.5cm, 115cm x 39cm