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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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1380151 (stock #12909)
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$130.00
Futonji made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) butterfly motif and dyed with natural indigo. The dye technique is called "Ai-gaeshi" which is dyeing with lighter ai (indigo) after the first dyeing to make it more muted color. In excellent condition except for two mending patches (3cm x 1cm, 2mm x 2mm). Late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 186cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1380150 (stock #12908)
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Futonji made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) butterfly motif and dyed with natural indigo. The dye technique is called "Ai-gaeshi" which is dyeing with lighter ai (indigo) after the first dyeing to make it more muted color. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 33cm x 186cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379935 (stock #12907)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of indigo dyed cotton with dragon and cloud motif. It has hand-stitched sashiko. In excellent condition but it has bleeding of red color. The second half of the 19th century. 60cm x 42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1379934 (stock #12906)
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Summer unlined kimono made of semi-translucent silk gauze which has weft kasuri motifs such as hagi (bush clovers) and waves. It has rather hard texture. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. 120cm x 144cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1379816 (stock #12905)
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Tsumugi (shantung silk) kimono with colorful geometric pattern which is double ikat (kasuri). In excellent condition except for minor stains in one of the front sleeve. Mid 20th century. 131cm x 156cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1379815 (stock #12904)
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Miyako-jofu woman's kimono with fine kasuri which is hand-woven of choma (ramie) and dyed with Ryukyu-ai. Wefts and warps are hand plied. Miyako-jofu has been woven in Miyako Island in Okinawa since 14th century. It was called "Satsuma-jofu" in Edo period as the island belonged to Satsuma feudal domain. It was imposed as tax. It is time-consuming process of thread making, thread plying, weaving as matching wefts and warps kasuri pattern. It is pounded with mallet to make it shiny after the clo...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1379811 (stock #12903)
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$220.00
Man's juban (under kimono) made of good quality figured silk with free hand-painted Karajishi motif. It is also called "Chinese Lion" which has been one of the popular motifs of the Japanese style painting, sometime with botan (peonies). The lions are very lively. The body parts look widened in the back as well as in the front from original. In good condition except for some yellowish parts from aging. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 143cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1379747 (stock #12902)
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$550.00
Shima-cho, a sample book of many fragments with stripes. Mostly cotton and some are silk or mixed. It is from a weaving company or union in Ina in Nagano prefecture. It has 36 pages and 854 fragments. In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 20.5cm x 14.5cm x 2cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1379743 (stock #12885)
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$120.00
Futonji made of colorful cotton cloth and has several mending patches. Washed but still has some light stains. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 170cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1379515 (stock #J475)
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Tools and a bucket used by a collector of urushi-tree sap. The surface of the urushi (lacquer) tree is cut and sap oozes. The wood bucket is a container for the tools and came originally together with the tools. The first half of the 20th century. In good condition. Tools L: 18cm to 12.5cm Bucket Diameter: 20.5cm H: 21cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1379446 (stock #J474)
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$90.00
Two weights made of solid and rather heavy wood which were used when "habaki", leg guards were made. The technique is warp twinning. In excellent condition. 610gm for two. 19th century. Diameter:10cm H:10cm The 8th image is from "Nihon-no-nuno, Genshifu Tanbou" Bessatsu Taiyo published by Heibon-sha in 1989. Othe three images are examples of "habaki"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379442 (stock #12901)
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$150.00
Patched han-juban (short under kimono) made of recycled silk fragments from old kimono. They are: figured silk, silk crepe with katazome (stencil-resist-dye), shibori, itajime shibori (board-clamp-dye) etc. The lining is hand-spun cotton dyed with benibana (sufflower). In good condition except for the wear in the beige silk crepe in the lower sides. 19th century. 122cm x77 cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1379403 (stock #12900)
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4 pieces of meisen kimono cloth which are "toki-mono" that means unsewn and washed cloth. It has double ikat colorful spiral pattern. In good condition but each has some light stains and rips. Two long pieces for body and each has 9cm cut of the neck part in the middle. 36cm x 2m68cm Two pieces for sleeves. Each has some stains and rips in the top sleeve. 36cm x 170cm Mid 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379215 (stock #12898)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. It has tsutsugaki "Ageha-cho (swallow tail butterfly)" family crest. In good condition but has a few small holes and several mending patches. The second half of the 19th century. 98cm x 106cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #1379214 (stock #J473)
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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 45cm (with a handle).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1379093 (stock #12897)
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Futonji with tsutsugaki (free-hand drawing with rice paste for resist) crane family crest and other auspicious motifs. Made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has a few mending patches and cotton waste in the back side. Late 19h to early 20th century. 128cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1379091 (stock #12896)
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Two fukusa which are used for covering gifts on celebratory occasions. Both are silk tsuzure-ori (tapestry weaving). The large one has auspicious motifs such as crane, bamboo, plum flowers, pine tree. The small one has pine tree on the rock in the sea motif and it reminds of Rinpa style painting. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 39cm x 40.5cm, 21cm x 22.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1379057 (stock #J470)
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$70.00
Folk craft bamboo basket box handmade of fine bamboo strips. Generally in good condition but has some bamboo strips lost parts, in three corners in the lid and also three corners in the bottom. The first half of the 20th century. 43cm x 30cm x 9cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1379009 (stock #12894)
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$200.00
Cotton noren (curtain) made of 5 panels with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) carp and stream motif. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition except for slightly color faded parts. The first half of the 20th century. 165cm x 134cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1379008 (stock #J472)
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$100.00
Withy basket handmade of willow strips. It has bamboo on the rim, cow skin on the corners and on the lid. In good condition except for some of paper lining in the lid came off. The first half of the 20th century. 53cm x 36cm x 17cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379000 (stock #12893)
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$500.00
Basho-fu kimono which is handwoven of banana fiber and both warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has indigo dyed katazome (stencil-resist-dye) which looks dyed later with natural brown color for the ground. The original kimono has stripes. Generally in good condition but has some minor wear, holes and brown color faded parts. The second half of the 19th century. 114cm x 106cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1378971 (stock #12891)
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Cotton futonji with beautiful tsutsugaki (free-hand painting with paste-resist-dye) whose motifs are flowers such as cherry blossom, peony, plum flower, chrysanthamum, iris. The ground cloth is dyed with natural indigo and yellow and flowers are painted with pigments. In excellent condition except for some color faded parts. Late 19th to early 20th century. 134cm x 145cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378970 (stock #12890)
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Large cloth handwoven of shina-tree fiber which is taken from bark of the tree. The warps and wefts are hand-plied and dyed with kaki-shibu (persimmon tannin). It has beautiful many mending patches. The usage is not clear. 19th century. 156cm x 172cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1378932 (stock #J471)
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Samurai's fan made of Japanese handmade paper, bamboo strips painted with urushi. It has red sun in one side and gold moon on the other side. In good condition but has some wear on the paper. The first half of the 19th century. 53cm x 30cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1378929 (stock #12888)
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Obi (sash) handwoven of silk rooped threads for warps and gray silk threads for warps. 20th century. In excellent condition. 29cm x 3m50cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1378925 (stock #12887)
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$90.00
Sakiori han-haba (half width) obi (sash) for a casual kimono. It is handwoven of colorful strips from old cloth for wefts and cotton white threads for warps. The first half of the 20th century. In excellent condition. 12cm x 2m56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1378924 (stock #12886)
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Pilgrim's cotton sodenashi (vest) with many stamps of holy places where she (woman pilgrim). She took the pilgrimage to "Saikoku-sanjyu-san-kasho" where are 33 temples (holy places) in Osaka-fu, Kyoto-fu, Hyogo, Nara, Wakayama and Gifu prefectures. She completed all the pilgrimage and the vest has all 33 stamps. The date is Showa 3-nen (1928). In excellent condition. 48cm x 72cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1378614 (stock #12884)
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Cotton futonji or large furoshiki (wrapping cloth)made of several recycld cloth which have interesting colors. Mostly hand-sewn but some rims are machine-sewn. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 137cm x 162cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378613 (stock #12883)
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$80.00
Noren (shop curtain) made of hand-spun cotton with tsutsugaki shop's logo and dyed with natural indigo, however much faded. All hand sewn. It has lining which is also hand-spun cotton. It has wear, some rips and holes and stains in the lining. 19th century. 109cm x 160cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1378562 (stock #12881)
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$70.00
Haori (jacket) made of figured silk with free-hand painted design. The ground silk has yellow color with shiny and tiny woven dot pattern. It has plain weave silk with cord and tassel pattern for lining. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 130cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1378556 (stock #12880)
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Bag remade of shoyu-bukuro which was used for squeezing fermented soy beans in the process of making shoyu (soy sauce). It is remake but original and came out as it is. It has beautiful mending stitches. The first half of the 20th century. 24cm x 38.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1378554 (stock #J469)
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Hatchet case (nata-ire) made of wild grapevine. In good condition but rifts in the top. 11cm x 25cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1378532 (stock #12879)
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Asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth which is hand-plied and dyes are natural indigo and yellow. Generally in good condition (washed) but some mending patches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 1m80cm x 2m30cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1378531 (stock #12878)
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Asa kaya (mosquito net) made of hand-plied hemp. It has mending patches and holes. Dyed with natural indigo and yellow. Washed but not strong enough for remake. 19th century. 170cm x 156cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1378521 (stock #12877)
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Silk crepe vest with geometric pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dye) with two cords in front. It has two layers of same cloth, outside and the lining. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 65cm x 78cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1378518 (stock #12876)
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Huge noren made of hand-spun and natural indigo dye cotton. It has tsutsugaki shop's logo and name.The belts are also hand-spun and natural indigo dye cotton. All hand-sewn. One of the belts is replaced. In excellent condition. It can be divided in two. 19th century. 2m88cm x 92cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1378517 (stock #J468)
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Four pairs of wood pattern for tabi whose sizes are from 21cm to 23.5cm. They have size and maker's name in the bottom. In good condition but two patterns have chips in the bottom. Late 19th to early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378361 (stock #12873)
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Juban (under kimono) made of recycled textiles from old kimono which are plain weave silk, two have fine komon pattern (stencil-dye small pattern) and others have kamon (family crest). The lining is tsumugi (hand-spun silk).All the dyes are vegetable such as indigo, beni (safflower) etc. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 124cm x 149cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378282 (stock #12872)
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Buddhist hichi-jo kesa, seven-strip Buddhist surplice worn over hoi, clerical garment. It is made of fragments of two kinds of brocade which can be made in Japan as well as in China. The lining is figured weave silk. All natural dye. Generally in good condition but has some wear and rips. 19th century. 2m x 112cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1378279 (stock #12871)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) with hand stitched sashiko (quilting). It has cotton stuffed in the top. It has brigade's number 24. In good condition but has a rip in one of the panel. 19th century. W:42cm L:60cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1378275 (stock #12870)
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Kaji-banten worn by a fireman (fire-fighter) with all hand-stitched sashiko. It has katazome (stencil-resist-dye) "gissha", wheels of a cow carriage motif. It has rather rare green lining. In excellent condition except for some wear and rips in the lower front. 19th century. 126cm x 122cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1378274 (stock #12869)
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Miniature yogi made of cotton which is a sewing sample or baby's. It has cotton stuffed inside. Yogi is one kind of futon in a shape of kimono. It has beautiful and rare sarasa katazome (stencil-resist-dye). In excellent condition except for some color faded part. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 54cm x 63cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1378204 (stock #J467)
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Painting with sumi and kakishibu on washi, hand-made paper which has a few layers and 2mm thick. Bold free hand painting with sumi, kakishibu and pigments. It is from famous hand-made paper shop in Tokyo, "PAPER NAO" In good condition. Late 20h century. 69cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1378039 (stock #12868)
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Cotton Kurume kasuri child's kimono with checker pattern. It is produced in Kurume in Fukuoka prefecture in Kyushu. It was around 1800s when Kurume kasuri was first woven there. In good condition but has some light stains in the left sleeve in front. The first half of the 20th century. 102cm x 96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1378033 (stock #12866)
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Meisen haori with colorful geometric pattern. It has hand-bladed cords in front. Generally in good condition but has some stains, especially in the upper back. Mid 20th century. 126cm x 80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377727 (stock #12864)
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$250.00
Sakiori sodenashi (vest) whose wefts are cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Warps are asa (hemp) and it has hand-stitched sashiko in the upper back. The indigo cotton cloth in both sides are replaced and machine-sewn. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm (top) x 74cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377725 (stock #12863)
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Asa (hemp) noren (curtain) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Machine-sewn. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century.70cm x 124cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1377675 (stock #12862)
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$280.00
Chogappo made of fragments of choma (ramie) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. "Pojagi" is the general name for the wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patch-worked with asa (mainly choma, ramie) fragments.(reference source: "Korean Embroidery and Wrapping Cloths from the Choson Dynasty" published by Japan Art & Culture Association in 1995) It has white and light beige natural color choma fragments. Late 19th to early 20th century. In good condition and all hand-sewn ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1377674 (stock #12861)
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Asa (hemp) bag with a logo, probably a shop's, chain-stitched with white cotton thread. It is natural indigo dyed and both warps and wefts are hand-plied. The lining is white hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition except for one hole (1cm x 2mm). Late 19th to early 20th century. 32.5cm x 60.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377399 (stock #12859)
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Boro futonji whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are all hand-spun and natural indigo dye, except for one fragment with fine stripes. Washed, but still has some dark brown stains. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 168cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377369 (stock #12850)
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Maru obi for forml kimono which is made of wide brocade cloth folded in half width. It has gorgeous wave pattern with gold and silver threads. Used but in excellent condition. The fist half 20th century. 31.5cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1377209 (stock #12836)
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$190.00
Cotton obi (sash) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It looks the dye is vegetable. In excellent condition. The indigo color part has double face. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 30cm x 3m42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376916 (stock #12834)
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Tsuno-bukuro made of asa (hemp) dyed with kaki shibu (persimmon tannin). It is for grains or beans. It is hand-sewn the long cloth diagonally so that it is a bit strechable. It has many mending patches and moth holes. late 19th to mid 20th century. 44cm x 110cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376915 (stock #12833)
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Zokin made of two to three layers of cotton fragments and has sashiko (stiches) with asa (hemp) threads. All the fragments are hand-spun cotton. Th first half of the 20th century. 33cm x 29cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376863 (stock #12831)
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Cotton cloth with shibori design which is natural indigo dyed from Akita prefecture in Tohoku. Different from Arimatsu-Marumi shibori produced in Aichi prefecture, the design of the Asamai shibori from Akita is mostly pretty and subtle flowers or plants. The cloth is made of 4 fragments machine-sewn together. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 366.5cm (34cm x 30.5cm, 134cm, 116cm) The 1st and 6th images are most close to the real color.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1376791 (stock #J464)
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Yumihari-chochin (portable lantern) made of wood for a brace. The lantern is made of bamboo strips, washi (Japanese handmade paper) painted with kaki-shibu (persimmon tannin) and thin wood and iron. Yumi means "bow" as the brace looks like it. In good condition but the kaki-shibu paper has some rips in the upper part. The second half of the 19th century. H:46cm Diameter:20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1376770 (stock #12830)
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Cotton kimono worn by a Shugen-sha or Yamabushi who practiced Shugendo. Shugendo is the Japanese unique religion combining Buddhism, Shintoism, and worship of nature (mountains). A practioner (shugen-sha) trained himself in the holy mountains that is ascetic and very painstaking. This one is made of cotton and has many stamps of the holy places where he visited. They are: Mt.Gas-an, Mt.Haguro-san, Mt.Yudono-san (Dewa Sanzan in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku) and so on. The first half of the 20th ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1376633 (stock #12829)
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$180.00
Cotton unlined kimono (yukata) with bold stripe which is dyed with "shin-sen-zome (dip-dye)". In excellent condition but has many tiny spots in the white parts. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 145cm