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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1364310 (stock #12653)
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$200.00
Korean wrapping cloth, chogappo which is made of choma (ramie) and all hand-sewn. "Pojagi" is the general name for the wrapping cloth and "chogappo" is one kind of pojagi which is patch-worked 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 ). It is made of choma (ramie) and the warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. It has three mending patches, some small holes and wear...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1363922 (stock #12641)
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$80.00
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Cotton komon katazome (small pattern stencil-dyeing) sample book from Shochiku Gomei-kaisha which was founded Meiji 28 (1895) in Kyoto. It gave the first performance of Ningyo Joruri (Japanese puppet show) at the directly managed Ningyo Joruri Bunrakuza in Meiji 42 (1909). This book has a stamp of March 1st Taisho 2 (1913), so that this sample book was for the costumes of Ningyo Joruri. It has 120 fragments. It has breaks in the both covers but the fragments are in good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1363791 (stock #12652)
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$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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1363697 (stock #12648)
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Sample book of cotton fragments with stripes and checks which are mostly vegetable dye. Some of colored stripes are silk. It has 630 fragments in 54 pages but has many blank pages too. In the older first 12 pages, some fragments have whitish moss, but not serious. 19th century. 7cm x 18cm x 4cm More photos are available by your request
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1363650 (stock #12647)
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Sample book of cotton stripe fragments which are mostly hand-spun and vegetable dyed. Some are silk stripes. It has 330 fragments in 20 pages. The ground washi has brownish color in hems and a few pages have slightly whitish moss on the fragments. Mid 19th to early 20th century. 14cm x 19cm x 1cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1363579 (stock #12646)
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Asa (hemp) large furoshiki with the shop's logo and the owner's name, Watanabe (not from my family). The warps and wefts are both hand-plied. In good condition except for a few holes. 19th century. 174cm x 174cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1363517 (stock #12644)
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$580.00
Asa (hemp) Suzukake which was worn by Shugen-sha (holy man) who practice Shugen-do in mountains. "Suzu" means bush bamboo and it is dried on suzu while they practice Shugen-do. It has Sanskrit letters which mean Buhdda and stamped figeure of Fudo and so on. Also it has many red stamps of holy places where he visited. The coor is a bit faded but in good condition and small holes are mended (11th and 12th photos). The late 19th to early 20th century. 132cm x 103cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1363211 (stock #12642)
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$330.00
Yuzenzome figured sik girl's kimono. It has hand drawn Yuzen-zome cranes, bamboos, plum flowers, pine trees which are all auspicious motifs. It has se-mamori (charm) which is made of silk threads in the back. The baby's kimono is called "Hitotsu-mi" which has no seam in the back and the evil believed to come from th back, so that it has charm sewn in the back. tThe ornamental stitches for the belts in front have same purpose. In good condition but has some stains especially in front...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1361879 (stock #12635)
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Noren, a shop curtain made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with kakishibu (persimmon tannin). It has tsutsugaki shop name. In excelent condition, however kakishibu color faded in some parts. Late 19th early 20th century. 98cm x 160cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1361877 (stock #12634)
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Noren made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed with hand-drawn tsutsugaki motif which are auspicious orizuru (origami crane) and pine trees. It was probably ordered for a wedding occasion. It has ornamental ribbons made of thin wool muslin. In excellent condition except for a few tiny moth holes in one of the ribbon. Late 19th to early 20th century. 101cm x 180cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1361814 (stock #J429)
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$80.00
Small bamboo box probably used for food. It has the year (Taisho 4, 1916) and the owner's name and shop. In excellent condition except for a few tiny breaks of bamboo strips. 10cm x 15.5cm x 5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1361811 (stock #12630)
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Very rare item! Shima-cho, a sample book of fragments which are hand-spun and vegetable dyed, mainly indigo dyed stripes and checks. It is very rare as the ground book is the "Kansei-reki, Kansei Calender" which was published by Edo Government and used from Kansei 10 to Tenpo 14 (1798~1843). It was issued consulting with western Solar calender (Gregorian calender). It has 107 fragments. In excellent condition. 9.7cm x 29.6cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1361777 (stock #12629)
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Shima-cho, sample book of cotton fragments with stripes and checks. It has about 570 fragments.Most of them are vegetable dye and hand-spun cotton. It looks inherited by a few generations. The cover has a hand writing "Shima-cho" "Tenpo 11year (1840)" and the dealer or the weaver's name "Haruki-ya". If it has more brown color woven with cha-wata (brown cotton), it is older. It becomes darker indigo color later. In excellent condition except for a few small break in the back cover...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360929 (stock #12623)
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Han-juban made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with benibana (safflower). The dye technique is Beni-itajime which is board-clamp dye. The cloth is folded in 8 layers between two boards which are pattern carved and generally about 12 boards are used to dye about 22m length of cloth. Beni-itajime was mostly dyed in Kyoto until the end of Edo period but it was practiced in other places later. In excellent condition. The second half of the 19th century. 64cm x 72cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1360636 (stock #J421)
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Part of rug or futon made of washi (Japanese handmade paper) with many mending patches with washi fragments. The usage of this piece is not clear, probably it was a rug or futon. It is guaranteed that it is the original condition. It is noticeable that the part where the mending patched came off, the original color is seen. 19th century Approx. 114cm x 126cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1360634 (stock #12616)
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Ase-hajiki which is made of mojiri-ori asa (hemp) for the body part. Mojiri-ori is woven as the warps are crossed so that the cloth is airlier than plain weave cloth. Cotton stripe cloth is used for the front panels and both sides. It has rare shibori pattern which is from Akita Pref. in Tohoku. In excellent condition except for a rip (2.5cm) in the left side. Late 19th to early 20th century. 51cm x 67cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1360170 (stock #12617)
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$180.00
Silk crepe cloth with beautiful embroidery of wisteria motif which is one of the long sleeves (furisode). The ground cloth is white silk crepe (chirimen) and the embroidery threads are vegetable dye. It has kata-kanoko (stencil-dye pattern) imitating small shibori pattern named kanoko shibori. In excellent condition except for a light brownish line in the center. The first half of the 19th century (late Edo period). 35cm x 190cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1359307 (stock #12613)
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$70.00
Fragment of Narumi-Kongata (also called "Urumi-zome") which is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dyeing). It is hand-spun cotton cloth and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has two holes. The second half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 66cm