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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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$480.00
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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$200.00
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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$100.00
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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$150.00
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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$90.00
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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$500.00
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 : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1380837 (stock #12916)
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$70.00
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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$50.00
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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$60.00
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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$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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$500.00
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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$500.00
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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$1,000.00
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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$200.00
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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$1,200.00
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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$100.00
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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$150.00
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