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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374589 (stock #12809)
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$55.00
Han-haba (half width) obi (sash) made of indigo color cotton worn with a casual kimono. It has beautiful sashiko (quilting) of as-no-ha (hemp leaf) motif on one side and flower motif in the other side. In excellent condition except for a small whitish stain (6th image). 20th century. 14cm x 2m60cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374778 (stock #12814)
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$220.00
Cotton woman's kimono with shibori spiral pattern. It looks scarcely worn and shibori is still fresh. In excellent condition. 20th century. 130cm x 156cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1374779 (stock #12815)
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Man's cotton kimono (yukata) with shibori. In excellent condition. 20th century. 128cm x 122cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1374780 (stock #12816)
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Silk gauze obi (sash) cloth with shibori (tie-dye) pattern. It is vegetable dye with "shikon (root of purple grass)" that had been producd in Aomori and Akita prefecture till Edo period, however it was disappeared in Meiji. It was reproduced in late Taisho period (1920). This sash is for summer kimono. In good condition except for two slits (in the both rim (not from weakness but from original making). The first half of the 20th century. 35cm x 3m90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1375552 (stock #12823)
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Silk Karaori obi (sash) with kasuri which is one cloth, without no seam. It is remade from fukuro obi to more casual Nagoya obi. The technique is "Karaori (Chinese style weaving)" which has woven pattern of wefts, called "Enuki (complementary weft)". The kasuri technique is called "Shimekiri" Karaori is used for No drama costume. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In good condition but has some light stains. 32.5cm x 3m40cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1375799 (stock #12824)
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Kendo-gi worn for kendo (Japanese art of fencing) made of hand-spun cotton and has embroidery of sail boat and Mt. Fuji with indigo dyed thread. It has roughly sewn stitches with white cotton threads. The collar is thick and hard. which has natural indigo dyed cloth inside. Washed but still have some stains. The first half of the 20th century. 88cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1375801 (stock #12825)
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Meisen haori with geometric pattern which is a version of "yabane", feather pattern. It has hand- blaided belts in front. It is much worn and has several beautifully done mending. The first half of the 20th century. 112cm x 91cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1376364 (stock #12826)
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Woman's lined kimono patchworked of 4 different kinds of silk tsumugi fragments which are hand-woven. The patchwork is very nicely done and looks like one cloth. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 130cm x 157cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1376633 (stock #12829)
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Cotton unlined kimono (yukata) with bold stripe which is dyed with "shin-sen-zome (dip-dye)". In excellent condition but has many tiny spots in the white parts. The second half of the 20th century. 126cm x 145cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1376770 (stock #12830)
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Cotton kimono 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 cotton and has many stamps of the holy places where he visited. They are: Mt.Gas-an, Mt.Haguro-san, Mt.Yudono-san (Dewa Sanzan in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku) and so on...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376863 (stock #12831)
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$90.00
Cotton cloth with shibori design which is natural indigo dyed from Akita prefecture in Tohoku. Different from Arimatsu-Marumi shibori produced in Aichi prefecture, the design of the Asamai shibori from Akita is mostly pretty and subtle flowers or plants. The cloth is made of 4 fragments machine-sewn together. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 366.5cm (34cm x 30.5cm, 134cm, 116cm) The 1st and 6th images are most close to the real color.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1376916 (stock #12834)
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Tsuno-bukuro made of asa (hemp) dyed with kaki shibu (persimmon tannin). It is for grains or beans. It is hand-sewn the long cloth diagonally so that it is a bit strechable. It has many mending patches and moth holes. late 19th to mid 20th century. 44cm x 110cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1377209 (stock #12836)
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$190.00
Cotton obi (sash) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It looks the dye is vegetable. In excellent condition. The indigo color part has double face. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 30cm x 3m42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377369 (stock #12850)
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Maru obi for forml kimono which is made of wide brocade cloth folded in half width. It has gorgeous wave pattern with gold and silver threads. Used but in excellent condition. The fist half 20th century. 31.5cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377399 (stock #12859)
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$350.00
Boro futonji whose ground cloth as well as mending patches are all hand-spun and natural indigo dye, except for one fragment with fine stripes. Washed, but still has some dark brown stains. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 168cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377725 (stock #12863)
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Asa (hemp) noren (curtain) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Machine-sewn. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century.70cm x 124cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1377727 (stock #12864)
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$250.00
Sakiori sodenashi (vest) whose wefts are cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Warps are asa (hemp) and it has hand-stitched sashiko in the upper back. The indigo cotton cloth in both sides are replaced and machine-sewn. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 44cm (top) x 74cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1378517 (stock #J468)
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Four pairs of wood pattern for tabi whose sizes are from 21cm to 23.5cm. They have size and maker's name in the bottom. In good condition but two patterns have chips in the bottom. Late 19th to early 20th century.