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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1385251 (stock #12965)
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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 : 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. In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 73cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1385156 (stock #12959)
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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 : 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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1382237 (stock #12937)
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381953 (stock #12933)
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1381745 (stock #12929)
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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...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1381421 (stock #12923)
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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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1380837 (stock #12916)
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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 : 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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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 : 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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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 : 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1379446 (stock #J474)
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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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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379000 (stock #12893)
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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 : 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 #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 : 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 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1377675 (stock #12862)
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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...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1376625 (stock #12828)
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Beautiful fragment of katazome (stencil-resist-dye) cloth which is hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The pattern is rare and very elaborate. Color faded and has 3 holes. The second half of the 19th century. 33cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1375802 (stock #J464)
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Wooden Buddhist zushi (altar) which has writings in the botton as "Kaei Gan-nen (1848)", place and name of the busshi who made this zushi. In good condition but has some parts urushi came off. H:41cm W:24.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1375513 (stock #J463)
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kayaku-ire (flask, gunpowder case) made of wood with rare and beautiful urushi which was made in Tsugaru in Aomori prefecture. It is Tsugaru-nuri and a half is imitating "kaba-zaiku" which is handcraft of cherry bark and the other is "kara-nuri" which has tens of layers of urushi and it sometimes takes more than 6 months to finish. In good condition but the lid is lost and urushi came off parts in the bottom. 19th century. D:15.5cm x 4cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1374885 (stock #12821)
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Fragment of Edo kosode kimono whose sleeve openings (wrist parts) are small comparing with Osode. Kosode kimono was widely worn in Edo period and the style is adopted by modern kimono. The ground cloth is benibana (safflower) dyed figured silk that was very luxurious. Also, it has beautiful embroideries such as wisteria, wheels of court cow carriage, peony and so on. The dye techniques are: katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and shibori (tye-dye)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1374686 (stock #12813)
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Man's juban (under kimono) made of silk crepe with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) Ainu pattern. Ainu pattern was popular in Meiji period. Generally in good condition but some yellowish stains, mainly in the upper part. The second half of the 19th to early 20th century. 140cm x 122cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1374685 (stock #12812)
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Han-juban made of several kinds of silk, such as old Oshima-tsumugi with fine kasuri pattern from Amami-Oshima in Okinawa (old name, Ryukyu) Islands (body part), silk crepe with stripes, indigo dyed pongee silk and figured silk for lining. It has silk crepe collar with embroidery. In excellent condition but Oshima-tsumugi is not so strong for remake as it is mud-dye and iron is used for dye mordant. The second half of the 19th century. 126cm x 59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1374660 (stock #12811)
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Katana-bukuro made of hand-spun cotton with komon, tiny pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). It has tsuta-mon (ivy) family crest. All hand-sewn. In good condition but has much color faded parts. 19th century. 16cm x 86cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1374590 (stock #12810)
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Cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with rare katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose motif is birds. All hand sewn and it has white cotton cloth with owner's name and place. It is from Kyoto. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 120cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1374346 (stock #J460)
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Torii (shrine gate) made of iron plate and painted with red urushi (lacquer). Red urushi came off and rustic. It was dedicated to a shrine by a follower. Edo priod or later. W:20cm H:22.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1374183 (stock #12805)
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Rather rare thick asa (hemp) cloth with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. It is natural indigo dyed and from Tohoku district. They have indigo faded parts and holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. L:35cm x 170cm (bodies) S:35cm x 54cm (sleeves)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1374181 (stock #12804)
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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) Late 19th to early 20th century. In good condition and all hand-sewn but has some breaks and holes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1373971 (stock #12802)
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A panel of boro asa kaya (mosquito net) with mending patches which are asa as well as cotton cloth. The wefts and warps of the ground asa are hand-plied. Late 19th to early 20th century. 34cm x 176cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1373833 (stock #12798)
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Asa (taima, hemp) bag whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. In excellent condition with nice mending stitches. Mostly hand-sewn but the rim is machine-sewn. The second half of the 19th century. 30cm x 55cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1373830 (stock #12796)
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Komebukuro (rice bag) made of fragments which are hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. Some fragments have cha-wata (brown cotton) which has natural light brown color. The cords are made of hemp. Kome-bukuro was used when people dedicated rice to temples or shrines. In good condition but has some mending patches and holes. The second half of the 19th century. 78cm x 45cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1373555 (stock #12795)
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Fragment of asa kaya (hemp mosquito net) whose wefts and warps are hand plied. The ground cloth and the mending patch are natural indigo dyed. Late 19th to 20th century. 35cm x 33cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1373554 (stock #J457)
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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. Late 19th to early 20th century. 49cm x 59cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1373113 (stock #J456)
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Asa (hemp) hand-knitted and and indigo dyed bag and a willow basket which are used on travel. The bag is in excellent condition but the basket has some rifts on the rim. They came originally together. 19th century. The length of the bag:67cm The basket:33cmx 16cm x 7cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1372689 (stock #12790)
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Noren (curtain) made of hand-spun cotton with katazome (stsncil-resist-dye) carp motif which is natural indigo dyed. This carp motif is named "Koi-no-taki-nobori" depicting carp swimming up a fall that symbolizes strength and success. In good condition but has indigo bleached parts and two mending patches. The second half of the 19th century. 96cm x 161cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1372566 (stock #12789)
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Woman's kimono with "Kogin-sashi" which is embroidery with white cotton thread on indigo dyed hemp. It was made in "Tsugaru" region, now the west part of Aomori prefecture in Tohoku district. This embroidery pattern is named "Kawari yotsu mameko" which means arranged 4 beans. There are nearly 30 patterns of kogin-sashi. It has folded sleeves that means it had long sleeves and worn for special occasion, and then worn for everyday wear with folded sleeves. In good condition but has wear and mendin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1371978 (stock #12786)
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A part boro futonji made of many hand-spun and natural indigo dyed cotton fragments. Late 19th to early 20th century. 68cm x 150cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1371175 (stock #12776)
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Han-juban (short under kimono) made of recycled fragments from old kimono, which are silk crepe with katazome (stencil-dye), yuzen-zome, shibori (tie-dye), plain etc. The lining is hand-spun cotton and benibana (safflower) dyed. The red cloth with spiral pattern in front is thin wool muslin. The sleeves are removed. In good condition but some fragments are thin or damaged and some moth holes in wool muslin. The second half of the 19th century. 63cm x 57cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1370733 (stock #12771)
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Futonji made of hand-spun cotton with tsutsugaki phoenix motif. The dye is natural indigo and pigments. In excellent condition but has a mending and a light brownish stain in the wing. The second half of the 19th century. 124cm x 142cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1370439 (stock #12762)
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Cotton furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with tsutsugaki poem, family crest and pine tree motifs. The poem is from Man-yo-shu (Collection of ten thousand leaves) which begins as "Aoni-yoshi Nara no miyako no ....) The writer is Ono-no Oyu Asomi who was a court official as well as a poet. He wrote it missing the glamorous Nara city when he was assigned a post in Dazaifu, now in Fukuoka Pref. in north Kyushu around 728 AD (Nara period). It is one of the most well-known poems in Man-yo-shu. It has mending...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1370063 (stock #12759)
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Han-gapp made of kazu fiber (vine) for wefts and indigo dyed cotton threads for warps. The style is influenced by a western design. It was worn over kimono when one went out, for instance, going travel. In excellent condition eccept for one cord in the upper fronyt is damaged and a small stain, however in excellent condition for yhis age, The buttons are animal horn. 19th century. 12759
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1369997 (stock #12744)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
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Shima-cho (sample book ) with mostly hand-spun cotton stripes, cheks and a few figured silk fragments. It has 293 fragments. It has 7 blank pages which have stains from wetting. Meiji period (1868~1912) 15.5cm x 26cm x 1cm