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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #743737 (stock #J097)
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$70.00
This is a pair of boy's zori whose soles are woven of rushes which is same material as tatami. In excellent condition. Early Showa era ( ca. 1930s~1940s ). 8.3cm x 18.5cm 3.3" x 7.3"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #739805 (stock #8473)
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$280.00
This is a baby's kimono for a celebration. Fabric is tsumugi which is woven of hand spun and hand woven silk threads. It has an attractive design of a traditional "shobu-gawa", iris pattern which are tie dyed. This is a gorgeous custom ordered kimono. It has "semamori" which is ornamental stitches with red and white treads in the back for a charm against evils as people believe they come from the back. Mortality of babies was higher in old days, so mothers saw semamori wishing for their sound gr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1800 item #739355 (stock #J092)
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$800.00
This is an imari ( ko-imari ) white glazed jar. It goes well with flowers in any color as it has white glaze. In good condition, except for a hair line in the glaze. Mid Edo era ( ca. 18th C ). Height 20cm 7.9" Diameter of the top 4cm 1.6" Diameter of the body 11cm 4.3"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #737587 (stock #8463)
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$150.00
This is a warm color tsumugi kimono made of machine woven silk kimono fabric. In excellent condition. Mid or late Showa ( ca. 1960s~1980s ). 128cm x 161cm 50.4" x 63.4"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #733972 (stock #8459)
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$150.00
This is a nice silk woman's juban ( under kimono ) with kabuki drama motifs which are hand-painted. In good condition except for a few moth eaten holes and light stains. Taisho or early Showa era ( 1920s~1930s ). 123cm x 125cm 48.4" x 49.2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #702405 (stock #7399)
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$110.00
Bright color obi with black satin lining. Rather rare contemporary pattern for this age ( Taisho or early Showa ) ca. 1920s~1930s. In good condition except for several small rips on the rim and a few light stains. 28cm x 310cm 11"x10ft
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #698201 (stock #7393)
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$220.00
This is a futon cover on which fundo ( weight ) and owner's name inside are stencil-resist dyed with natural indigo. In excellent condition. Late Meiji or Taisho era ( ca. 1900s .) 133cm x 152cm 52.4"x59.8"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #692382 (stock #J079)
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$320.00
This is a gorgeous bizen flower vase (hana-ire) made by Matsushima Hiroshi ( 1960~ ) who won a prize of Japan Art Crafts Association and many prizes also. This hana-ire has beautiful yo-hen ( discoloration of ceramic ware ). Bizen ware has a history of one thousand years and its feature is that it is burnt long time without glaze with high-heat, so that it causes natural and attractive discoloration in a kiln. In excellent condition with an original signed wooden box. Height 34.5cm 13.6" D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #687816 (stock #J077)
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$190.00
This is a wooden large size kanban (shop sign) of "ryo-gae-ya". Ryo-gae means "exchange" and ryo-gae-ya did banking business, too. Same kanji letters "ryo-gae" are engraved in both sides. It is in the shape of weight. It has many dents, chips and mending with lacquer. ca. mid or late 19th C. 53cm x 58cm 21.0"x22.8" 5.5cm 2.2" thick
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #685286 (stock #7374)
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$50.00
Small fukusa with good hand-painting of an old man and plum tree motif on plain silk. It has small light stains but in good condition as a whole. Taisho or Showa era (1920s~1930s). 35cm x 35cm 13.8"x13.8"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #681702 (stock #6086)
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$150.00
Fukuro obi with contemporary wave crest pattern (sei-gai-ha). The same pattern in both sides but the 40% of the pattern of each side is left colorless, only beige with wave crest pattern. In good condition except for patinas on both ends and one of gold threads is loose. Early Showa (ca. 1930s). 32.5cm x 406cm 12.8"x13.3ft
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1910 item #663840
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$200.00
This is a hard cover 300 page book about fukusa-Japanese gift covers written by Takemura Akihiko, published by Iwasaki Bijutsu-sha in 1991. It has full color pictures of about 100 fukusa made in Edo and Meiji era and its history, usage, Japanese culture relating to it and so on. Mostly written in English. A4 size (8.5"x11.2") 1.2" thickness. Shipping to U.S. by EMS $38.00
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #658461 (stock #J068)
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$110.00
Very original plates made of three color clay. Waso Hideatsu (1948~) is a potter born and working in Kyoto. In excellent condition with a signed box. Mid Showa era (1960s~1980s). Diameter 13.5cm 5.3" Height 1.8cm 0.7"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1950 item #647752 (stock #J315)
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$310.00
Katakuchi bowl is originally made for pouring sake or other liquid from a spout made in one side. This one is a nice variation of katakuchi by Sakakura Shinbei 14th (born in 1926). Hagi ware is produced in Hagi in Yamaguchi prefecture. In excellent condition with a signed box. Originally there were set of ten, however five now. Mid Showa era (ca. 1950s~1960s). Diameter 13cm x 11cm (5.1"x4.3") Height 6cm (2.4")
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #630039 (stock #J012)
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$150.00
Makie wan with classical patterns of flying cranes and pine trees. This makie is delicately and beautifully hand painted with gold urushi. Late Edo or Meiji era (ca. 1850s~1900s). In excellent condition. Diameter 12.5cm 4.9" Height 8.5cm 3.3"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #628968 (stock #J051)
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$450.00
Gorgeous gold raised lacquerwork (taka-makie) wan with rare pattern of cocoons, moth and mulberry leaves. Both a lid and a bowl are amazingly thin. This wan shows an prominent craftsmanship in Meiji when makie technique was full bloomed. Meiji era (1986~1912). In excellent condition. Diameter 13cm 5.1" Height 7.5cm 2.9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #628394 (stock #J049)
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$180.00
This wooden tobacco tray with drawers is an another example of beautiful craftsmanship in old days. Two copper containers are for ash (larger one) and water(smaller one). Noshi (an ornament put on a gift ) pattern is carved out in the back. In good condition except for two chips in front. Meiji era ( 1868~1912). Height 16.5cm 6.5" Width 24.5cm 9.6" Depth 14cm 5.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #628115 (stock #7277)
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$180.00
Ikat (kasuri) double checkers pattern futon cover, hand woven cotton dyed with natural indigo. It has several mending patches(two of 3x5cm and two of 3x3cm) but in good condition as a whole. Meiji era( 1868~1912 ). 130cm x 220cm 4.3ft x 7.2ft