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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1434241 (stock #13353)
Haruko Watanabe
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo and yellow. It has tsutsugaki crest, asanoha design and sashiko in the four corners with tassels. All hand-sewn, In excellent condition except for a few brownish stains. Late 19th to early 20th century. 102cm x 112cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1434035 (stock #13351)
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Boy's ceremonial kimono made of cotton. It has kata Yuzen-zome "carp and stream" design which is a symbol of strength and success. Kata-yuzenzome is the technique using katagami (stencil) and hand-coloring. It has thin fossil silk lining so that probably from Tohoku or Japan Sea side area. Meiji period (1868~1912) In good condition except for some brownish stains. 106cm x 95cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1433827 (stock #13350)
Haruko Watanabe
$380.00
Asa (hemp) noren made of five panels and vegetable indigo dyed. It is heavily used and has wear. Warps and wefts are hand-plied and all hand sewn. 170cm x 64cm (without belt) The second half of the 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1433548 (stock #13346)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two pieces of asa (hemp) cloth whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. Some minor brownish stains but in good condition as a whole. It has washi strip in one of the hems. The second half of the 19th century. 35cm x 2m60cm, 36cm x 2m60cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1433547 (stock #13345)
Haruko Watanabe
$300.00
Sample book of fragments which are mostly hand-spun cotton with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and also has ramie and hemp with kasuri pattern and bashofu with katazome. It has about 80 different fragments. In good condition. The second half of the 19th century. 8cm x 24cm x 3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1433068 (stock #13342)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton. It has tsutsugaki auspicious motifs such as cranes and Meoto-iwa which is a scenery of two rocks in the sea, a large one and small one. Meoto means a husband and a wife and Meoto-iwa are seen in many places in Japan. It is a symbol of worship for nature and good harmonious marriage. The tsutsugaki dye is much faded and has some holes and stains. The second half of the 19th century. 66cm x 73cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1432952 (stock #13340)
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Futonji or shikimono (carpet) made of many pieces of hand-spun cotton cloth except for the lining. Most of pieces are vegetable indigo dyed and some with chawata (natural brown cotton)It has some holes and mending patches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 120cm x 130cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1432951 (stock #13339)
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Asa (hemp) sleeveless kimono with hemp strings. Warps and wefts are both hand-plied. It is not clear who wore this, possibly worn at a religious event or training. Late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 61cm x 116cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1432949 (stock #13338)
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Asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth with mending patches which are mostly hemp. Both warps and wefts are hand-plied and dyed with vegetable indigo. Late 19th to early 20th century. 105cm x 2m08cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1431285 (stock #13319)
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Han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton. It has katazome (stencil-resist-dye) carp design. it looks dyed with indigo mixed with dark color dye. The both sleeves are removed. It has some mending patches. Late 19th early 20th century. 62cm x 73cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1431284 (stock #13325)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
A pair of tabi with sashiko which is made of white cotton cloth. In good condition but has some stains (washed). Late 19th to early 20th century. L:23cm W:10.5cm H:16cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1431141 (stock #13322)
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Furoshiki with tsutsugaki auspicious motif, sho-chiku-bai which are pine, bamboo and plum blossoms. It is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo and colored with pigments. In good condition but has a hole (2cm x 5mm) which is mended and pigment in plum blossoms is faded. Late 19th to early 20th century. 130cm x 142cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1430403 (stock #13312)
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Samurai's kaji-haori (jacket), mune-ate (breast pad) and ate (ornament in the back waist) and all pieces have Tomoe kamon (three-way family crest). The ground fabric is not sure, looks mixture of cotton and wool and the lining is cotton European print. There were many massive fires in Edo in 17th and 18th century. Edo government organized the fire prevention system by samurai and then by civilian firefighters (hikeshi) later...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1430200 (stock #13003)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
Two pieces of asa kaya cloth (hemp mosquito net. Warps and wefts are hand-plied and vegetable indigo dyed. Faded indigo blue and good condition. Late 19th century. 34cm x 2m80cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1426745 (stock #13296)
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Fireman's sashiko zukin made of indigo dye cotton with hand-stitched sashiko. The ground cloth, the lining and sashiko thread are all indigo dyed. In excellent condition, no hole, no wear. The second half of the 19th century. L:63cm, W:43cm (when it is folded)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1426707 (stock #13290)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. The crest is hand-drawn by tsutsugaki technique. It has sashiko on the four corners. In excellent condition except for a cut (1cm) in the crest. The second half of the 19th century. 135cm x 137cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1425429 (stock #13277)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Two panels of asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has beautiful faded vegetable indigo color. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 35cm x 1m96cm each.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1420262 (stock #13270)
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Furoshiki with tsutsugaki "Mukai Cho" (facing butterflies) family crest. It is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo and yellow. In excellent condition except for light stains along the jointing seams. The second half of the 19th century. 101cm x 108cm