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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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$130.00
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 : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1379747 (stock #12902)
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$550.00
Shima-cho, a sample book of many fragments with stripes. Mostly cotton and some are silk or mixed. It is from a weaving company or union in Ina in Nagano prefecture. It has 36 pages and 854 fragments. In good condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 20.5cm x 14.5cm x 2cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1379442 (stock #12901)
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$150.00
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 #1379215 (stock #12898)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. It has tsutsugaki "Ageha-cho (swallow tail butterfly)" family crest. In good condition but has a few small holes and several mending patches. The second half of the 19th century. 98cm x 106cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1379093 (stock #12897)
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Futonji with tsutsugaki (free-hand drawing with rice paste for resist) crane family crest and other auspicious motifs. Made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has a few mending patches and cotton waste in the back side. Late 19h to early 20th century. 128cm x 152cm
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 : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1378613 (stock #12883)
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Noren (shop curtain) made of hand-spun cotton with tsutsugaki shop's logo and dyed with natural indigo, however much faded. All hand sewn. It has lining which is also hand-spun cotton. It has wear, some rips and holes and stains in the lining. 19th century. 109cm x 160cm
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 #1378531 (stock #12878)
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Asa kaya (mosquito net) made of hand-plied hemp. It has mending patches and holes. Dyed with natural indigo and yellow. Washed but not strong enough for remake. 19th century. 170cm x 156cm
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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$280.00
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 1910 item #1378279 (stock #12871)
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Kaji-zukin (fireman's hood) with hand stitched sashiko (quilting). It has cotton stuffed in the top. It has brigade's number 24. In good condition but has a rip in one of the panel. 19th century. W:42cm L:60cm
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 : 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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$140.00
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 : 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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$70.00
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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$200.00
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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$250.00
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 : 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 : 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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$180.00
Kome-bukuro (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 : 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1371978 (stock #12786)
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$550.00
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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$200.00
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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$500.00
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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$120.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1370433 (stock #12745)
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Shima-cho, a sample book of stripes which are cotton and silk (mainly colored threads for warps). It also has some checks and figured cloth in total 413 fragments, mostly for kimono cloth. The book is made of recycled old paper. The stamp in the cover tells it is from the union of sericulturists in Ina in Nagano prefecture. It also tells made in Meiji 30s (1897~1906). In excellent condition. 17.5cm x 22.5cm x 1cm
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)
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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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1369996 (stock #12743)
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Shima-cho (stripe sample book) with about 493 fragments which are mostly hand-spun and natural indigo dye cotton, however some stripes have silk threads and some are figured pattern. Original book and has some stains and dirty parts in ground washi. Meiji period (1868~1912) 18cm x 27cm x 1cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1369961 (stock #12758)
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$60.00
Boro lining made of many hand-spun and natural indigo dye cotton fragments. It was used as lining of sodenashi (vest). 19th century. 50cm x 70cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1369628 (stock #12750)
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Omi kasuri girl's ceremonial kimono with auspicious motifs such as crane, pine tree, turtle and so on. it has red silk crepe ornament in the front sleeves and in the back. It also has beautiful pongee silk with katazome (stencil-resist dye) belts and the decorative stitches in the top of the belts which are also charms. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 92cm x 106cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1369454 (stock #12742)
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$400.00
Shima-cho, a sample book of cotton stripe with about 360 fragments which are mostly hand-spun cotton and natural indigo and other vegetable dye. It has some fragments with natural beige and brown cotton (cha-wata) that means those fragments are from late Edo period (the first half of the 19th century). The book is rather newer than fragments, from late 19th to early 20th century. In excellent condition. 26cm x 17cm x 1.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1369452 (stock #12741)
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Thick shima-cho, a sample book of cortton shima (stripes) with about 870 fragments. The age is written on the cover "Meiji 3 (1870), however the age of the fragments range from very late Edo (mid 19th century) to Taisho (1920s). The first 770 fragments are late Edo and Meiji (the second half of the 19th century) and the second 101 fragments are woven in Taisho period (1912~1925). In excellent condition. 16cm x 21cm x 5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1369437 (stock #12738)
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$100.00
Horse ornament (cover) made of hand-spun cotton. It has tsutsugaki letters and checker pattern. The cords are hemp. In good condition except for some tiny stains and faded parts in the liing. Late 19th to early 20th century. 142cm x 42cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1369435 (stock #12737)
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$220.00
Yosegire-juban recycled from many silk crepe fragments which are all vegetable-dye and from late Edo period (around mid 19th century). They are:katazome and wild silk stripe dyed with shikon (root of purple grass), katazome (stencil-resist dye) dyed with indigo and benibana (safflower), itajime (board-clamp dye) dyed with benibana which is the center cloth in the back. The lining is plain weave benibana dyed silk. It has thick cotton in the hem. In excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1368916 (stock #12733)
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Boro futonji made of indigo dyed cotton pieces. Some parts have one layer and some have 3 layers of cloth. Most of the pieces look hand-spun cotton. Late 19th to early 20th century. 134cm x 186cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1368915 (stock #12732)
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Boro futonji with two faces, the face side is hand-spun and indigo dyed check and stripes. The lining is made of brown cotton fragments. Late 19th early 20th century. 130cm x 168cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1368842 (stock #12726)
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Cotton han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with akane (madder) which is probably made in Tohoku district. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 55.5cm x 61cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1368170 (stock #12710)
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Cotton Kurume kasuri futonji with a ship motif. 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 that means probably it was made before Meiji 15 (1882) and natural indigo dyed. The last photo and the information are from the book "Ai no Hana Orinasu Kasuri" published by Ai Kobo in 1998. It also has hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed lining...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1367253 (stock #12702)
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Tsutsugaki furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with hand-drawn auspicious traditional motifs such as pine tree, bamboo and plum flower (Sho Chiku Bai). It is made of four panels of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. It is remade from larger furoshiki or futonji. In good condition except for some indigo faded parts. Late 19th to early 20th century. 120cm x 130cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1367091 (stock #12697)
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$200.00
Child's costume probably worn at a ceremony related to "yusoku" which is traditional events of Imperial court, court aristocracy, samurai etc. It is made of plain weave and sheer silk in beautiful green. In excellent condition except for one rip in the neck. Late 19th to early 20th century. 93cm x 85cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1366726 (stock #12691)
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$580.00
Maku (curtain or hanging ornament) with double face. The front has beautiful and auspicious tai (red sea bream) and wave pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It is made of 12 fragments sewn together. The lining has also katazome checker pattern. Both cloth look hand-spun cotton and the frame cloth is benibana (safflower) dyed silk crepe. In good condition except for some mening in both sides and one in the frame cloth. Late 19th to early 20th century. 106cm x 156cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1366595 (stock #12688)
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Hanten, called "suzu-kake" worn by a Shugen-sha or Yamabushi who practiced Shugendo. Shugendo is the Japanese unique religion combining Buddhism, Shintoism, and worship of nature (mountains). A practioner (shugen-sha) trained himself in the holy mountains that is ascetic and very painstaking. This one is made of asa (hemp) for warps and cotton for wefts. It has letters as "Kongo-Zao-Daigongen" which is the main buddha in Kinpusen-ji in Nara. In excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1366530 (stock #126807)
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Kimono with beautiful tsutsugaki flowers such as peony, mum, paulownia flower, bamboo etc. It was worn at the festival in Tsushima Island located between Kyushu and Korea on the Japan Sea. It is made of hand-spun thick cotton. 19th century. Used but in good condition. 120cm x 125cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1366514 (stock #12686)
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$250.00
Beautiful woman's juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton for the body and sleeves. The sleeves have silk crepe with check pateern with yana-mayu(wild silk). It has two kinds of beni-itajime (board-clamped), benibana (safflower) dyed. The collar is silk crepe with yuzen and a bit of embroidery. In excellent condition except for wear in the collar. 19th century. 126cm x 70.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1366176 (stock #12682)
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Kasuri child's kimono, probably remade from woman's kimono. It is hand-woven of asa (hemp) whose wefts as well as warps are hand-plied. It has auspicious kasuri pattern such as turtle, pinre tree, fan etc. It was made in Ohmi in Shiga Pref. near Kyoto. Meiji period (1868~1912) The white cloth is thin wool muslin and has some moth holes, however in excellent condition as awhole. 108cm x 113cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1365788 (stock #12679)
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Fireman's coat with beautiful sashiko (quilting) all by hand. It is a coat design and has pokets on both sides made in Meiji period. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 126cm x 100cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1363791 (stock #12652)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$250.00
Asa kasuri kimono called "Akaso kasuri" which was woven in Omi region (in Shiga Perf.) till Meiji period. The wefts kasuri is dyed with itajime (board-clamp-dye). In eccellent condition but has a hole in the upper lining. Late 19th early 20th century. 120cm x 139cm