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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1410264 (stock #13183)
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$150.00
Unlined kimono with bold check pattern whose both wefts and waps are hand-spun cotton and vegetable indigo dyed. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1410258 (stock #13186)
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$220.00
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Cotton unlined kimono (yukata) with beautiful shibori pattern whose techniques are: Miura shibori, Hira-nui hikishime shibori (stitched & gathered) and Kanoko shobori (bound dots). Vegetable indigo dye and looks hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 152cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1409783 (stock #13180)
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$90.00
Meisen kimono with lining and has colorful geometric design. The double kasuri patterns are dyed with stencil-resist-dye. In excellent condition but has a spot in the lining. It has a ribbon for strength in the hem and rists. 1940s to 50s. 128cm x 140cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1408524 (stock #J539)
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$180.00
Urushi tray from a collector made by a lacquer ware artist in Kamakura, but unidentifiable. In excellent condition except for minor wear on the rim. 20th century. Diameter:31cm, H:2.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1408292 (stock #J541)
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Ema (pictorial offering) with Red and Blue Ogre (green this one) motif. Ema is originally painted with a horse motif, but others too, later. It is offered to a shrine or a temple wishing for good lucks. It has a stamp in the back but unreadable. 20th century. 14.5cm x 10.2cm x 0.8cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1408238 (stock #13177)
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Boro futonji remade of cotton nobori (banner) with campaign characters in wartime when there was shortage of supplies. Looks dyed with kakishibu (persimmon juice). It has many mending patches which are all hand-sewn. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 106cm x 166cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1408129 (stock #13175)
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Yukata (cotton unlined kimono) with shibori (tie-dye) whose motifs are tomoe (three-way), aboshi (fishing net being dried) and a logo with the character uma (horse). The shibori techniques are: Miura shibori and Ori-nui shibori (folded and stitched). It is hand-sewn and all tie-dye is by hand. Vegetable indigo dyed. In excellent condition. 20th century. 126cm x 131cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1408126 (stock #13176)
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$120.00
Furoshiki (wrapping cloth) with owner's name, made of asa (hemp) whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has 4 mending patches with same cloth as the ground. It has un-dyed cotton cloth for reinforcement in the middle and has sashiko. Used but in excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 132cm x 138cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1407643 (stock #13170)
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Small sashiko furoshiki with owner's name and logo. The sashiko technique as well as the condition are excellent. Indigo dyed. The first half of the 20th century. 65cm x 64cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1405714 (stock #13165)
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Four panels of asa (hemp) kaya (mosquito net) cloth whose warps and wefts are hand-plied. It has beautiful faded vegetable indigo color. In good condition with two mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 194cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1405713 (stock #13164)
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Curtain remade from old cotton sakabukuro (or sakebukuro) which was used in the process of making Japanese wine (sake) or soysauce, in squeezing fermentation broth (moromi) in it to extract sake or soysauce. It used to be the lighter beige, but the darker it became as it was used repeatedly. This one is a curtain remade of several sakabukuros. The first half of the 20th century. In good condition except for one 90-degree rip. 110cm x 176cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1405394 (stock #13163)
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$80.00
Kimono with lining with geometric pattern which is cynthetic. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century. 125cm x 145cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1404660 (stock #13160)
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Rare item. Nagoya-obi with Ainu design which is by embroidery and applique. Nagoya-obi was invented in Taisho period (1912~1925) for easier wearing with casual kimono. The ground cloth is thick black silk crepe. In good condition except for a few minor stains. It is possibly remade from kimono or another item. The first half of the 20th century. 30.5cm x 3m62cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1404281 (stock #13159)
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Cotton kimono with kasuri checker pattern partly colored. Probably made in Kurume in Kyushu. In excellent condition. The second half of the 20th century. 128cm x 153cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1404277 (stock #13158)
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Noren (curtain) of hot spa, named "Sakura-yu". Sakura is the cherry blossoms, however it is not clear where it is. It is made of thick asa (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied and dyed with vegetable indigo. The characters are by tsutsugaki technique. In excellent condition however it has indigo color faded parts and the belts in the top are replaced. The first half of the 20th century. 167cm x 128cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1403892 (stock #13135)
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Asa (hemp) noren whose warps as well as wefts are hand-plied. Hand-woven too but sewn by machine. In excellent condition, but still has some stains in spite it was washed. The first half of the 20th century. 140cm x 119cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1402226 (stock #13129)
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Junrei's hakui (pilgrim's hanten) with many stamps of holy places in Shikoku, which is made of white hand-spun cotton. The ink letters reads "Shikoku Hachiju-hachi-ka-reisho" which means eighty eight holy places in Shikoku. It seems that the pilgrim visited all the eighty eight holy places. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 114cm x 87cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1401905 (stock #13127)
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Minsa-ori obi (sash) for a man which is made of plain weave cotton and dyed with Ryukyu Ai (indigo). It is woven in Yaeyama Islands and it was a gift from a woman to a man. The features are: four and five rectangular kasuri patterns and centipede pattern on both sides. In excellent condition. 20th century. 2m4cm x 5.5cm