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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1398138 (stock #13093)
Haruko Watanabe
$250.00
Silk crepe kimono with modern design whose techniques are katazome (stencil-resist-dye) and hand-painting. In excellent condition except for a few stains in the top collar, however unvisible as it is folded inside, and light blue color slightly faded in the jointing parts of the body and sleeves. 1960s or 70s. 130cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1398589 (stock #13098)
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Meisen kimono which is made in rather early time of meisen product. In early days, it was woven of second grade silk yarn spun from two cocoons or with burls. However the quality of meisen fabric improved. This one has some burls. In excellent condition and looks scarcely worn. Early 20th century. 124cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1398944 (stock #13101)
Haruko Watanabe
$100.00
Momohiki (pants) work wear made of taima (hemp) whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. Dyed with vegetable indigo. Belts are cotton. Inexcellent condition and indigo is very fresh. The first half of the 20th century. W: 52cm L: 95cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1398945 (stock #13102)
Haruko Watanabe
$70.00
Boro momohiki (panta) made of indigo dyed cotton and has mending patches. The first half of the 20th century. W: 80cm (flexble) L: 90cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1399639 (stock #13107)
Haruko Watanabe
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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 : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1399730 (stock #J527)
Haruko Watanabe
$60.00
Candle stand made of wood and bamboo. The wick and the saucer are made of copper. In excellent condition except for a hairline in the bamboo, but no problem for use. The first half of the 20th century. H:39cm Diameter of the bottom:18cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1399980 (stock #13109)
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Silk meisen kimono with geometric design, whose colors are yellow ground with black, white and red triangles. Kasuri pattern for both warps and wefts are stencil-resist-dye (heiyo-kasuri). In excellent condition except for minor spots in front. 1950s Probably made in Isesaki city. 126cm x 146cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1400129 (stock #13110)
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Noren made of asa (hemp) with katazome (stencil-resist-dye) whose motif is kago (basket) and zori (sandal.) In excellent condition except for rifts in the upper jointing part (mended). All hand-sewn. 1960s to 70s. 72cm x 116cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1400295 (stock #13111)
Haruko Watanabe
$110.00
Silk Meisen unlined kimono with geometric pattern. Double kasuri (wefts and warps) is dyed with stencil-resist-dye (Heiyo-kasuri). Mid 20th century. In excellent condition. 126cm x 148cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1400617 (stock #J530)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Bamboo tray handmade of bamboo strips. It is for uchiwa fan to be put in, which is one kind of fan used in hot summer. In excellent condition except for a loose strip in the bottom of th oval part. 20th century. 28cm x 33cm x 2.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1400618 (stock #J478)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
A pair of small bamboo basket boxes handmade of bamboo strips with colored strip ornament. Both are in excellent condition. 20th century. Large box 15cm x 21cm x 6cm, Small box 11.5cm x 16cm x 5.5cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1400714 (stock #13115)
Haruko Watanabe
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Long asa (hemp) cloth which is probably a fragment of large furoshiki as it has an owner's name in the corner. Both wefts and warps are hand-plied and vegetable indigo dye. Nicely faded. The small fragment is also asa (hemp). Late 19th to early 20th century. Indigo cloth 34cm x 186cm, Natural 35cm x 59cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1401042 (stock #13123)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
Rare item. Band made of paper strips. Paper band was often used to bind small boxes etc. in 20th century. In excellent condition. 20th century. 5cm x 7m20cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1401279 (stock #13125)
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Long cloth with shibori which is worn by a woman when she worked in the fields to protect skin from sunburn or bug bites, which covers a head with only an opening for eyes. It was mainly used in the southern part of Tohoku district. It is made of cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. The fronthead part has double cloth. In good condition but the white stitches have some ravels and a few small holes. The first half of the 20th century. 34.5cm x 170cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1401550 (stock #13126)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Woman's kimono madeof hand-spun cotton with shibori pattern. It is dyed with vegetable indigo. The white cloth in the upper inside is also hand-spun cotton. In excellent condition. The first half of the 20th century. 126cm x 140cm
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 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 #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