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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1322852 (stock #11368)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with kanji tsutsugaki peom which is free-hand drawing with rice-paste resist and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow color. It has hand-sewn stitches in both sides for strength. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In excellent condition and looks scarcely used. 68cm x 80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1324461 (stock #12375)
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A pair of tabi cover called 'ko-kake' made of layerds of hand-spun cotton with hand-stitched sashiko for warmth and waterpfoof. It was worn in the field in cold climate. The ground cloth as well as sashiko threads are natural indigo dyed. It has wear and breaks. Late 19th to mid 20th century. L:24cm H:13cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1324629 (stock #12381)
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Bag made of gold brocade silk satin with woven pattern which are recycled from old cloth. It has thin cotton lining and the cord is silk. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In good condition except for some wear and holes near the bottom. W:35.5cm H:24cm (when it is flat)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1940 item #1326489 (stock #12383)
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$200.00
5 pieces of shifuku (silk pouch) for cha-ire (tea container) used in chado (tea ceremony). They are made of silk brocade and laces are also silk. Used but in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. Measurement Clockwise: H:5cm Diameter:8.2cm, H:8.3cm D:7cm, H:7cm D:6.5cm, H:7.5cm D:7cm, H:8cm D:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1328433 (stock #12402)
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Figured silk juban, under kimono with bold shibori spiral pattern. It has cotton lining. Generally in good condition except for some stains and moth holes in the front panel made of wool muslin. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1329119 (stock #12407)
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Long cloth made of several kinds of cotton cloth which are mostly hand-spun and natural indigo dyed. It is a lining for obi (sash). It has some mending patches and wear. The first half of the 20th century. 28cm x 3m20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1329439 (stock #12408)
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Sakkuri which is handwoven of hemp thread for warps and "okuso" for wefts. Okuso is by-product when hemp thread is made. It is not strong enough for warps. "O" means hemp and "kuso" means waste. This sodenashi (vest) has beautiful stitchwork with hemp thread in the upper body together with hand-spun cotton lining. It also has indigo dyed cotton cloth in the lower armholes and the collar belt with stitchwork with white cotton thread. It is from Ishikawa Pref. or Fukui Pref. located along the Jap...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1332738 (stock #J361)
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Yuki-boushi (snow hood) made of palm, worn in case of snow. Palm is lighter weight compared with rice straw and waterproof. It has indigo dyed cotton inside. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. W:43cm L:59cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1336560 (stock #11449)
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$90.00
Woman's summer kimono with bold kasuri(ikat) pattern. Omeshi is one kind of silk crepe whose wefts are tightly twisted and it is cosidered as high-grade kimono. It has silver and gold decorative wefts which is one of the charasterics seen in the early Showa kimono (1920s to 40s). In excellent condition. 129cm x 145.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1338152 (stock #11457)
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Vintage silk obi (sash) with gorgeous and beautiful embroidery which is hard to find this quality these days. It is plain weaving but the moire pattern can be seen. The design looks influenced by the Art Deco design that was also popular in Japan then. In excellent condition. Early Showa (1925 to 1930s) 32.5cm x 4m10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1339371 (stock #12462)
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Baby's cotton kimono (yukata) with one kind of katazome which is called "chu-sen". Generally, yukata, tenugui (cotton hand towel) and fukin (kitchen cloth) are dyed with the technique. Tan-mono (roll of cloth) are folded in many layers and each layer is applied with paste resist and then dye is poured. In good condition except for some sprinkled tiny stains. The first half of the 20th century. 59.5cm x 61.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1342213 (stock #12472)
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$150.00
Maru-obi (one side is folded and the other side has seam) which is used for a formal occasion such as a wedding, made of silk brocade. It has beautiful crane motif. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1343999 (stock #12506)
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Man's juban, under kimono with shibori (tie-dyeing) and hand-drawn Yakko-san motif. Yakko-san is a servant at a samurai family. It is made of handwoven pongee silk. In excellent condition but has light stains in the lining. Mid 20th century. 134cm x 137cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1350368 (stock #12554)
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$220.00
Beautiful gold brocade obi (sash) for a formal kimono. Maru-obi is made of wide obi cloth which is folded in half so that only one side has a seam. It has auspicious seven treasures motif. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 4m4cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1355540 (stock #12588)
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Silk juban (under kimono) made of three kinds of beni-itajime cloth which is board-clamp dyeing with beni (safflower), however it is not sure all the dye of this juban is natural beni or chemical. The last photo shows how to dye beni-itajime. In excellent condition except for some tiny moth holes in the wool muslin in the hem. The first half of the 20th century.126cm x 129cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1357483 (stock #12597)
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$140.00
7 pieces of "saiho hinagata" which are miniature sewing samples. They were made by girl students at sewing schools from early Meiji (ca 1880) to early Showa (ca 1930s). Mostly the scale is one third of a real measurement for efficient learning. Four hakama(pants) including child's one, two kimono, one haori (jacket). All hand-sewn and in excellent condition. The measurement of haori: 43.5cm x 35.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1360928 (stock #12622)
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Boro sakiori hanten hand-woven of strips for wefts which are recycled from old indigo cotton cloth such as kimono, futonji or furoshiki etc. The warps are asa (hemp) threads. The collar panel and sleeves are made of indigo dyed cotton cloth. Late 19th to early 20th century. 122cm x 79cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1361490 (stock #12627)
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2 panels of cotton futonji hand-woven of mostly natural indigo dyed cotton. Some wefts look silk. Zanshi-ori is demestically hand-woven of leftover threads so that it makes unexpected beautiful result. It has multicolor of indigo and brown. In excellent condition. 34.5cm x 120cm x 2 panels Late 19th to mid 20th century