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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1383279 (stock #12945)
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$60.00
Rope made of cotton strips recycled from old cloth. Colors look all vegetable dye. The first half of the 20th century. The rope with red (beni) part: approx. 5m, Loose blue part: approx. 1.5m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #932414 (stock #9958)
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$150.00
This is a maru obi ( sash ) for a formal kimono. It is made of hand-woven silk cloth which is 64cm wide and folded in two. It has same pattern in both sides. In good condition as a whole but has some wear. Taisho or early Showa period ( 1920s~1940s ) 32cm x 3m82cm 12.6" x 12ft6"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1373976 (stock #12803)
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Haori (jacket) with interesting mochi-tsuki (rice-cake pounding) in the lining. Mochi was eaten in auspicious occasions, however it is eaten day-to-day these days. The outside is high quality plain weave silk. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 100cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1336560 (stock #11449)
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$90.00
Woman's summer kimono with bold kasuri(ikat) pattern. Omeshi is one kind of silk crepe whose wefts are tightly twisted and it is cosidered as high-grade kimono. It has silver and gold decorative wefts which is one of the charasterics seen in the early Showa kimono (1920s to 40s). In excellent condition. 129cm x 145.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1332738 (stock #J361)
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Yuki-boushi (snow hood) made of palm, worn in case of snow. Palm is lighter weight compared with rice straw and waterproof. It has indigo dyed cotton inside. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. W:43cm L:59cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1369385 (stock #12735)
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$60.00
Haori (jacket) made of rather thick silk crepe, called "omeshi". It has colorful warp kasuri (ikat) feather pattern. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 124cm x 82cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1255671 (stock #11030)
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$390.00
Pilgrim's hanten made of gray cotton with Sanscrit letters which are the symbols of the Buddhas. And also "Omine-san" in kanji letters which is located in Nara prefecture. It has been the hallow mountain and the center of the ascetic training, called shugen-do. This hanten has printed images of "En-no-gyosha, a founder of the shugen-do and "Fudo" in the back. In good condition except for light stains. It comes with an original sash. The first half of 20th century. 130cm x 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1254388 (stock #11020)
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$90.00
Obi (sash) for a summer kimono. It is made of black silk gauze whose warps are crossed. It has woven pattern, shells with sea weeds called "miru". It is woven of blue silk threads, dark red urushi coated threads, gold and silver threads on black ground. Generally in good condition except for some rips in sides. The first half of the 20th century. 31.5cm x 3m88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1350368 (stock #12554)
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$220.00
Beautiful gold brocade obi (sash) for a formal kimono. Maru-obi is made of wide obi cloth which is folded in half so that only one side has a seam. It has auspicious seven treasures motif. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33.5cm x 4m4cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1320357 (stock #11351)
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Silk brocade obi, sash for rather formal kimono. It is imitating shibori pattern with embossed-like weaving. The motif is stream and bird. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 34cm x 4m
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1940 item #1316899 (stock #J343)
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$280.00
Urushi small tray with gold makie whose motifs are auspicious noshi and treasures. It has an original wooden box. In excellent condition except for a chip (8mm) in the rim. Late 19th to mid 20th century. W:27cm L:18cm H:12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1111008 (stock #10254)
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$490.00
This is a futon cover with rare and modern pattern ( probably the Big Dipper or the Septentrions ) which is katazome ( stencil-dye ). It is made of hand-spun cotton and natural indigo dyed. It has thick texture. In good condition but has some indigo faded parts and a few mending patches in the back. The seams in the middle and both in the top as well as in the bottom are sewn by machine. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 188cm x 189cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1357483 (stock #12597)
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$140.00
7 pieces of "saiho hinagata" which are miniature sewing samples. They were made by girl students at sewing schools from early Meiji (ca 1880) to early Showa (ca 1930s). Mostly the scale is one third of a real measurement for efficient learning. Four hakama(pants) including child's one, two kimono, one haori (jacket). All hand-sewn and in excellent condition. The measurement of haori: 43.5cm x 35.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1396007 (stock #13077)
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$120.00
Large cotton furoshiki made of several kinds of pieces which are recycled. Judging from printed characters, it looks it was used by a textile weaving company or a textile seller. The original color faded but in excellent condition except for some stains (washed). All hand-sewn. The first half of the 20th century. 130cm x 166cm
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 #1322852 (stock #11368)
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Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with kanji tsutsugaki peom which is free-hand drawing with rice-paste resist and dyed with natural indigo and vegetable yellow color. It has hand-sewn stitches in both sides for strength. Late 19th to mid 20th century. In excellent condition and looks scarcely used. 68cm x 80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1395975 (stock #13074)
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$70.00
Silk woman's kimono with beautiful kanoko shibori which is small spots shibori pattern which look like the battern in the back of the fawn (kanoko). It is made of high quality soft silk and has partially silver wefts which shows it is made in early Showa period (1920s to 30s). The lining is also silk. In excellent condition except for a stain in the hem of the lining. The first half of the 20th century. 140cm x 152.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1342213 (stock #12472)
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Maru-obi (one side is folded and the other side has seam) which is used for a formal occasion such as a wedding, made of silk brocade. It has beautiful crane motif. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century.