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Japanese Vintage Craft Foot Lantern Tea Ceremony

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Directory: Popular Collectibles: Cultural: Japanese: Pre 1990: Item # 1384195

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Haruko Watanabe
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Koyama, Shinagawa-Ku
Tokyo, Japan

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A pair of "Ashimoto andon (foot lantern) made of cedar board, bamboo and washi (Japanese hand-made paper). The paper is replaced from shoji-gami (white paper for paper screen) to recycled washi which was a record book of a merchant in late Edo period. Washi is made from paper mulberry bark and very strong. With a carton box for a pair. 20th century. In excellent condition. 18cm x 18cm x 47cm (with a handle).