Japanese folk arts,boro,earthenware,lacquer,kanban,ikebana,obi,sakiori,shibori Haruko Watanabe
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Pre 1990 item #1384195 (stock #J490)
Haruko Watanabe
A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern) made of cedar board, bamboo and washi (Japanese hand-made paper). The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for paper screen) to recycled washi which was a record book of a merchant in late Edo period. Washi is made from paper mulberry bark and very strong. With a carton box for a pair. 20th century. In excellent condition. 18cm x 18cm x 47cm (with a handle).
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #1363838 (stock #J429)
Haruko Watanabe
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Wood board used by Urushi (Japan) craftsman when he coated urushi wares and put them on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in colors such as black, red, and yellow on both sides. 20th century. 11cm x 97cm x 1cm