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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1980 item #1197743 (stock #10826)
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$110.00
This is a woman's wedding blouse with mirror work. It is worn by the Banjara people in South India. In good condition except for some mirrors are lost. All hand sewn and embroidered. 20th century. W:65cm L:53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1980 item #1197753 (stock #10828)
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$150.00
This is a bag made of cotton fragments. It is from Northwest India. The cotton woodblock prints are used in the upper part and in the lining. All hand-sewn. 20th century. In good condition except for a stain. 59cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1200688 (stock #10833)
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$320.00
This is a cotton Kurume kasuri futonji. It is said that Kurume kasuri was first woven ca.1800 in Kurume in Fukuoka Pref. in Kyushu. Its features are geometric and wood block like patterns and some have light blue indigo color. It was designated as important intangible cultural heritage in 1957, however only a few families are practicing traditional way of produce such as hand-binding, natural indigo-dyeing and hand-weaving these days. This one is handwoven and looks natural indigo dyed...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1200950 (stock #10835)
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$220.00
This is an obi (sash) cloth with Bingata pattern. Bingata is the traditional dyeing technique which can trace back to 13th century. It is originated from the dyeing for the formal and ceremonial kimono for the women in the Ryukyu royal family in Okinawa Islands. Only the royal and warrior (samurai) class were allowed to wear Bingata in old days...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1204830 (stock #10845)
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This is a woman's summer kimono made of Ojiya-chijimi which is produced in Ojiya city in Niigata Prefecture, which has been produced there since early Edo period (17th century). Its feature is that it is handwoven of choma (ramie) wefts as well as warps but only wefts are tightly twisted so that the surface of the fabric becomes uneven. This one has weft kasuri pattern. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 129cm x 136cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1209572 (stock #10853)
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$130.00
Unlined woman's summer kimono with whirlpool pattern. The pattern is stencil-dyeing on kinu-chijimi (silk crēpe) ground. Generally in good condition but has some yellowish parts in the back (not very noticeable). Mid 20th century. 162cm x 142cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1209996 (stock #10858)
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A rice bag made of many pieces of cotton stripes which are recycled from old kimono, furoshiki, futonji and so on. It was used when people dedicated rice to temples or shrines, or exchanged rice as gifts. In good condition except for some wear. The former half of the 20th century. 74cm x 37cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1220618 (stock #10884)
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Katazome (stencil-dyeing) woman's kimono with lining. The katazome technique looks following the Bingata technique which was originated in Okinawa (Ryukyu Archipelago) in 14th century. Different from the common katazome in which coloring applied on the paper stencil, the resit-paste is applied for the design and then colored for Bingata. Darker color is added and it makes Bingata very attractive. This kimono is made of thick silk crepe and has thin silk lining...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1222522 (stock #10887)
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$150.00
Cloth of nagoya obi (sash) for a casual kimono woven of pongee silk. It has nice mixture of colors, such as blue, purple, beige and off-white in check pattern. In excellent condition. 30.5cm x 4m55cm (1m15cm from one of the ends is folded, so it has two layers where both sides are sewn by machine) 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1224989 (stock #J257)
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$40.00
Wooden figure of Tosa-inu (Tosa dog) representing Yokozuna (grand champion of sumo ). Tosa is located in Kochi prefecture in Shikoku district. In good condition except for some dirt in the ropes. 20th century. W:10.3cm x H:10.3cm D:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1229542 (stock #10906)
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$80.00
Sakabukuro with mending stitches and patches which was used in the process of making sake (Japanese wine). The rice malt is put in and pressed so that sake is extracted. It has many mending stitches and patches. It used to be a bag, but the seams are opened. 20th century. 60cm x 70cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1231341 (stock #J260)
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Bamboo flower basket in gourd design. It is handwoven of bamboo strips and decorated with branches. It has a metal water container. In good condition but has some shiny parts, so that it is possible it was coated with lacquer later. Former half of the 20th century. W:45cm D:23cm H:39cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1234332 (stock #J263)
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$90.00
Pair of lacquer trays with hand-painted dragonfly, Japanese silver grass and bush clover which are motifs of autumn. Generally in good condition but the dragon one has minor chips on the rim and the other one has a flaw. The former half of the 20th century. Diameter:24.5cm Height:2.2cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1241976 (stock #J270)
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$180.00
Bamboo basket for ikebana (flower arrangement) handwoven of bamboo strips. It has beautiful twig twined. Generally in good condition except for minor cuts. Late 19th to former 20th century. H:30cm H:with handle:41cm Diameter:15cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1246877 (stock #J281)
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$160.00
Negoro-nuri large tray made of wood. Negoro-nuri was originally made in Kishu (Wakayama and the southern part of Mie Pref.) by Buddhist monks between 13th and 16th century. It was made for their daily use such as trays, plates and bowls. The feature of Negoro-nuri is vermilion urushi, functional and simple design. Also, the more used, the more under painted black urush comes out. In excellent condition except a tiny chip. 20th century...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1248013 (stock #10982)
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Sakiori hanten made of cotton strips recycled from old cloth, such as kimono, furoshiki, futonji and so on. The wefts are cotton and warps are asa (hemp) threads. It has beautiful sashiko (stitches) on the shoulders. Generally in good condition but has some wear in the collar and in the both shoulders. The first half of the 20th century. 119cm x 79cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1252184 (stock #11006)
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$150.00
Girl's cotton kimono with shibori (tie-dyeing) pattern. It is lined with thick cotton, so that it was worn in winter. The lining is also cotton. In excellent condition and looks rarely worn. 20th century. 104cm x 90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1253285 (stock #11012)
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$390.00
Sakiori kotatsu-kake ( cover ) woven of cotton strips for wefts which are recycled from old kimono, futon cover, furoshiki ( wrapping cloth ) and so on. Warps are asa ( hemp ) threads. Kotatsu is a heater made of wooden frame where charcoals or a briquette of coal are put and covered with a futon ( cover ). The lining is cotton stripe and has a bit of yellowish parts. In good condition but has a cotton kasuri mending patch, some wear and wefts loose parts. 20th century. 168cm x 164cm