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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1262085 (stock #11054)
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Cotton hanten worn at the festival in Sakata city in Yamagata Pref. It has 6 "tomoe-mon", triskelions in the back as well as in the front. It is made of hand-spun cotton and has beautiful lining with katazome (stencil-dyeing) which is also hand-spun cotton. Heavily used and has a reinforcement patch on the right shoulder for carrying a portable shrine (mikoshi). Also it has several sparkled stains in the lower back. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1373067 (stock #12791)
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Sakiori obi (sash) hand-woven of strips for wefts which are recycled from old cloth which are cotton and wool. Warps are cotton or silk threads. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 19cm x 2m96cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1266142 (stock #11068)
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$80.00
Meisen kimono with geometric pattern which is weft kasuri. Meisen is a plain weave silk cloth whose patterns are such as checks, stripes, weft kasuri, warp kasuri and double kasuri. The word kasuri means ikat. Meisen is woven of second grade silk threads so that it was worn as a daily kimono. They have bold and modern designs comparing with formal kimonos. In excellent condition. The lining is cotton. Early Showa period,1930s. 122cm x 141cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1266135 (stock #11067)
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$80.00
Meisen haori with double ikat patten which is wood and cloud motif. Meisen is a plain weave silk cloth whose patterns are checks, stripes, weft kasuri, warp kasuri and double kasuri. The word kasuri means ikat. Meisen is woven of second grade silk threads so that it was worn as a daily kimono. They have bold and modern designs comparing with formal kimonos. This one has woods motif with double ikat patten. It has palin weave silk lining with beautiful katazome (stencil-dyeing) flower pattern...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1301493 (stock #J331)
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$60.00
Bamboo basket with silk brocade cloth. It has the sign "Kochiku-sai" in the bottom, who was a bamboo craftsman in Kyoto. The name has been succeeded for a 100 years, but which generation is not clear. It has cotton lining. In excellent condition except for a minor cut in the corner. Basket: 17cm x 11cm x 4.5cm Cloth: 12cm Late 19th to the first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1277431 (stock #11106)
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Girl's summer kimono made of asa (hemp) with kasuri pattern which is called "akaso kasuri" and it has not been woven these days. Generally in good condition, however it has some stains, dirty line in the shoulders and sleeves, and also some stains. Also, some of the brown kasuri parts are weak as the dye contains iron. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 128cm x 135cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1265543 (stock #11064)
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$90.00
Pants made of hemp whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. The belts are made of indigo-dyed cotton cloth. In excellent condition except for many black spots. Late 19th to mid 20th century. L:84cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1950 item #1257551 (stock #J291)
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$190.00
Bamboo basket for flower arrangement handwoven of bamboo strips. It has a water container made of copper. In good condition but has a bamboo strip loose part on the rim of the boat . Late19th to mid 20th century. L:40cm W:19cm (10th photo) H:28cm Diameter of the container:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1277234 (stock #11095)
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Mae-kake (apron) made of indigo dyed cotton cloth with sashiko (quilting). It has two layers of cloth which look machine-woven and the sashiko thread is white cotton. The belts are made of hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition except for some indigo bleeding in the belts. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 55cm x 53cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1175709 (stock #J224)
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This is a kyosoku ( armrest ) made of wood and silk brocade. Mid 20th century. In excellent condition. L:48cm W:12cm H:27cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1286845 (stock #11155)
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$330.00
Cotton futonji with tsutsugaki design which is made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with natural indigo. The motifs of the round crest are: crane, peony, wisteria, bamboo, cherry blossom, pine tree, plum flower and so on. In excellent condition except for a few unnoticeable stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 99cm 144cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1386767 (stock #12977)
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Sakiori obi (sash) which is hand-woven of silk strips recycled from old kimono and warps are also silk threads in dark blue. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 31cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1387095 (stock #12986)
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Cotton futonji made of many faded benibana dyed fragmenrts which are recycled. It has some mending patches. All hand-sewn. Washed but still has some stains. The first half of the 20th century. 160cm x 218cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1950 item #1293557 (stock #J325)
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Small wooden (kiri, paulownia) drawer coated with red urushi and has beautiful gold makie in front. It also has nice metal fitting for ornament as well as reinforcement. The drawers have green silk lining. In good condition, no distortion except for some stains in gold makie, some chips on the edge and urushi came off in the bottom. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 16.5cm x 17.5cm x 21.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1290404 (stock #11170)
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Sash, an obi for kimono woven of paper threads for wefts and cotton threads for warps. It is called Shonai-obi made in Shonai region in Yamagata prefecture in Tohoku district. Handwoven and dyed with natural indigo. In good condition but has some light stains. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 24cm x 3m44cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1369068 (stock #12734)
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Three pieces of baby's kimono, one is han-juban and one is kimono, both have cotton lining for cold season and one is unlind kimono. All are made of cotton with sekka shibori (board-clamp dye). Han-juban and unlined kimono are in excellent condition and look scarcely worn but the cotton lined kimono has stains inside. The first half of the 20th century. Han-juban:54cm x 32.5cm. Lined Kimono:57cm x 51.5cm Unlined kimono:60cm x 53.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1302868 (stock #11265)
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$50.00
Sakabukuro with mending and stitches which is made of cotton. It was used in the process of making Japanese wine (sake), in squeezing fermentation broth (moromi) in it to extract sake. It used to be the lighter color, but the darker it became as it was used repeatedly. 20th century. 24cm x 71cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1321321 (stock #11355)
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Rope made of recycled cotton strips such as futonji, kimono, furoshiki and so on. It has wear. The first half of the 20th century. W:1.5cm L:4m64cm