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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1388020 (stock #13000)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of vegetable indigo dye cotton with traditional "Matsukawa-bishi" pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist dye). It has hand-stitched sashiko with indigo dye cotton thread. In excellent condition and looks never used. Water is poured over hood, hanten, gloves and so on before a fireman entered fire site. The second half of the 19th century. 36cm x 56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1392183 (stock #J509)
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Basket made of akebi (akebia) vine and yamabudo (crimson glory vine) for the rim. It was used by field or moutain workers to collect harvests etc. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. H:25cm, Bottom:26cm x 11cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1394585 (stock #13060)
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Meisen kimono with geometric pattern with lining. In good condition but has some light stains in the middle front and in the middle side back, however not serious. Mid 20th century. 124cm x 153cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1395759 (stock #13068)
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Baby's ceremonial kimono made of asa (hemp or ramie) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. It has "Takara-Zukushi (all treasures)" design which are: treasure balls, lucky mallets, bags with gold, weights, mino (straw raincoat), rain hats, scrolls, cloves, storehouse keys etc. The dye technique is "kata-Yuzen" which is both used katazome (stencil-resist dye) and Yuzen-zome (free-hand painting with rice paste-resist.) Belts are benibana (safflower dyed) asa. In good condition except for some co...
All Items : New Century : Textiles : Pre 2000 item #1395760 (stock #13069)
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Large cloth which has shibori wave pattern and katsuo (bonito) design. It was made for the 30th anniversary of the Union of the Seafood Processing Center in Yaizu in Shizuoka prefecture where is one of the leading fishery ports in Japan. Dyed with vegetable indigo. Sashiko characters are with white cotton thread. In excellent condition. Late 20th century. 125cm x 143cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1397232 (stock #13079)
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Hakama (pants) with tsutsugaki bold wave design which is made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. Probably worn on the stage. It has many holes and stains. The belt is komon (small pattern) which is stencil-resist-dye. The first half of the 19th century. L:84cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1397850 (stock #13092)
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Silk unlined kimono with geometric wave pattern which is one version of "Seigaiha" The dye technique is katazome (stencil-resist-dye). In excellent condition except for some whitish stains. 1030s to 40s. 126cm x 143cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1399980 (stock #13109)
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Silk meisen kimono with geometric design, whose colors are yellow ground with black, white and red triangles. Kasuri pattern for both warps and wefts are stencil-resist-dye (heiyo-kasuri). In excellent condition except for minor spots in front. 1950s Probably made in Isesaki city. 126cm x 146cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400899 (stock #13118)
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Shima-cho, a sample book of cotton stripes mostly hand-spun and vegetable indigo dyed. It has some fragments of shifu (woven of hand-spun paper thread), hand-spun cotton and asa in the last page. 16 pages with 188 fragments. The second half of the 19th century. In good condition. 20cm x 17cm x 1.3cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1404281 (stock #13159)
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Cotton kimono with kasuri checker pattern partly colored. Probably made in Kurume in Kyushu. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 128cm x 153cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1407469 (stock #13169)
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Furoshiki with sashiko which is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. Sashiko thread iFs also hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition but has some tiny holes and mending patches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 97cm x 102cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1410264 (stock #13183)
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Unlined kimono with bold check pattern whose both wefts and waps are hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1417170 (stock #13257)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) made of vegetable indigo dye cotton with hand-stitched sashiko. Sashiko thread is also indigo dyed cotton. The feature of this zukin is the crest in the front head which is hand-embroidered "Tsuta" character. Water was poured over head before a fireman entered a fire site. Late 19th to early 20th century. Cloth in the back of the front panels is cotton with stripes. In excellent condition. Width when folded:31cm, Length:49cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1426066 (stock #13280)
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Boro furoshiki with many mending patches with various cloth and interesting mending stitches. The ground cloth is thin cotton cloth in gray. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 126cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1357531 (stock #12598)
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Woman's cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori (tie-dyeing) dragonfly motif. In good condition. The first halh of the 20th century. 128cm x 140cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1386826 (stock #12979)
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A piece of boro futonji which is made of many fragments which are all vegetable indigo dye and hand-spun cotton. Second half of the 19th century. 110cm x 60cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1940 item #1394241 (stock #J519)
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Bamboo hanging flower vase which is hung on the "toko-bashira", an alcove post in the tea room. It has "kao", a written seal mark in red urushi, however it is unable to identify who it is. In good condition except for a crack line but no problem for use with water container inside. The first half of the 20th century or before. L:34.5cm, Diameter:5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #844731 (stock #8718)
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This is a dochu-gi ( coat ) made of kudzu-fu ( gross cloth ) which is hand woven of kudzu fibers for wefts and cotton threads for warps. Kudzu-fu was mostly produced in Kakegawa in Shizuoka prefecture in late Edo. Dochu-gi is a coat for outdoor or travel and kudzu-fu one was worn in summer. This dochugi is black and dyed with Japanese ink. In good condition except for a moth holes in the black wool collar and some in the body part. Late Edo or early Meiji period ( ca. mid to late 19th C ). 126cm...