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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1381110 (stock #J480)
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$80.00
Wood ladle made by Ainu people who are aborigines in Hokkaido. All hand-carved from a wood board. In excellent condition except for a bit of wear in the lower rim. 20th century. L:36cm W:12cm
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 #1381112 (stock #12917)
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A piece of cotton cloth with Ainu embroidery which is all hand-stitched. It has cotton lining. In excellent condition. 20th century. 38cm x 36cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1310000 (stock #11300)
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Cotton fragments with hand-sewn sashiko (quilting) which are unfinished except for one piece of wrist guard (center). They are supposed to be made to tabi, socks with sashiko. They are from Tohoku (North-East) district. The threads of quilting is cotton or hemp. 20th century. The wrist guard: 12cm x 37cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #924307 (stock #9926)
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This is a cotton kimono with beautiful colorful noshi design which is tsutsugaki technique. Tsutsugaki is freehand painting using rice paste as resist. "Noshi" is an ornament which used to be made of flattened abalone strips and put on a gift in old days, but it is replaced with paper these days. In good condition except for some stains in the left front sleeve ( 1cm x 1cm ) and in front body. This one was worn at a festival or on stage. Sewn by machine...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1399639 (stock #13107)
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Juban (under kimono) made of thick silk crepe with hand-painting (Yuzen-zome) of Furyu Odori (dance) which is a motif from a pair of byobu (screen), titled “Kaka Yurakuzu Byobu” It is a screen which is a National Treasure made in 17th century depicting people dancing under the cherry blossoms (right panel) and aronia (left panel). In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. With a name inside, but unreadable. 130cm x 130cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1353914 (stock #J407)
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$180.00
Wood tray with traditional Ainu pattern made by Ainu people in Hokkaido. Generally in good condition but has some scratches and the reddish color came off. 20th century. 30.5cm x 20.2cm x 1cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1254120 (stock #J288)
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Small ema which is a wooden plaque with painting of a horse or other motif and dedicated to a shrine or a temple for prayer or gratitude. It has a sign "Hie Shrine" which is located in the center of Tokyo. Generally in good condition. 20th century. W:15.5cm H:9.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1252184 (stock #11006)
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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 1980 item #1398247 (stock #13097)
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Cloth for yukata (cotton unlined kimono) with wave, the comany's name and "Uo-gashi" design which is a symbol of fishmarket. Dye technique is one kind of katazome, "chusen." The second half of the 20th century. In excellent codition except for a few stains near one of the ends. 34.5cm x 11m12cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1390525 (stock #13027)
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Sakiori Obi (sash) for a casual kimono which is hand-woven of strips for wefts, recycled from old cloth. In excellent condition. The latter half of the 20th century. 23cm x 3m10cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1371976 (stock #12785)
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Silk crepe kimono with geometric oval pattern which is katazome (stencil-resist-dye). It has rather thick texture. In good condition but has some minor stains and a line in the neck. 1960s to 70s. 124cm x 156cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1364519 (stock #12659)
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Sakiori obi (sash) handwoven of strips which are recycled from old silk kimono. The warps are also silk threads. It has beautiful mixture of many colors. In excellent condition. 20th century 14.8cm x 3m20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1382864 (stock #J487)
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$250.00
Wood bowl (shikarinpah) with bird motif, made by Ainu craftsman in Hokkaido. All hand-carved and in excellent condition. 20th century. L:24cm W:10.5cm H:5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1410937 (stock #J546)
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Rare item. A container for seeds, which is made of huge hechima, a kind of melon (scientific name: Luffa cylindria Roem). It is hollowed inside and painted with kakishibu (persimmon juice) outside. According to the writing, asa (hemp or ramie) seeds were put in. It is from Tohoku district. 20th century. In good condition. L:85cm Diameter:15cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1411087 (stock #J547)
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Wood pattern of tabi (socks). 20th century. 29cm x 9.5cm x 4.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1411933 (stock #13218)
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Sakiori obi, sash for casual kimnono. Wefts are cotton strips recycled from old cloth and wefts are silk. In excellent condition. 20th century. 15cm x 2m80cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1377209 (stock #12836)
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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