Kiku Imports Japanese Tansu, Furniture and Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1366086 (stock #8M219)
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$650.00
This is an antique Japanese stone granite Buddha Jizo of Miroku Bosatsu. Literally meaning a compassionate one (Maitreya in Sanskrit), Miroku is a Bodhisattva believed to be at present residing in heaven awaiting the time when he is to return to earth as the next or future Buddha. It measures that 18.75 "tall, 10" wide, 5.5 " deep. The Miroku Nyorai is especially important to the Shingon School of esoteric Buddhism...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1365651 (stock #9M52)
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$1,500.00
This is a Jizo (Jizo Bosatsu) one of the most beloved and revered Bodhisattvas in Mahayana Buddhism. Jizo is the embodiment of the Bodhisattva Vow, the aspiration to save all beings from suffering. He is the protector of women, children, farmers and travelers in the six realms of existence. It measures that 15.5 "tall, 7" wide, 4.5 " deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1365317 (stock #9M55)
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This is a vintage Japanese Tsukubai which is place in Japanese gardens and tea gardens for centuries. Granite stone water basins ( chozubachi ) originated in ancient shrines and temples for worshipers to wash their hands and mouth as a symbol of purification. It is shaped in Kiku,chrysanthemum shape. There is a small dent on the side. It measures 7 " tall, 11.5" wide, 11.5" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1930 item #1363831 (stock #9M56)
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$800.00
This is a vintage Japanese three-piece hand carved sculpture of one of Japan's house with a snail on the roof. Carved from solid granite, it would make a beautiful addition to any indoor or outdoor landscape design. There ares small chips on the edges. It measures 20 " tall, 18" wide, 14.5" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1363830 (stock #9M54)
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This is a vintage Japanese two piece hand carved sculpture of Isho Toro. It would make a beautiful addition to any indoor or outdoor landscape design. It measures 16 " tall, 17" wide, 15" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1950 item #1355678 (stock #8M225-2)
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$1,925.00
This is a vintage Japanese Tanuki (Badger Dog) statue hand carved from solid granite stone date Showa 50 (1970) given as a gift of Ginkon Shiki, silver wedding anniversary. It measures that 32 " tall, 13.75 " wide, 12.75 " deep. Shown wearing its hat for protection from the sun, it is carrying a sake bottle in its right hand and a creditor's ledger book in its left hand. Known as a good luck symbol in Japan, these creatures are also known to be shape shifters...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1960 item #1355677 (stock #8M225-1)
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$2,750.00
This is an antique Japanese Tanuki (Badger Dog) statue hand carved from solid granite stone dated Showa 40 (1965) given us a gift to celebrate 60th birthday known as Kaneki . It measures that 34.25 " tall, 14.75 " wide, 15 " deep...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1910 item #1345328 (stock #7M54)
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$950.00
This is an antique Japanese garden lantern called Oki Toro designed in the shape and style of Tamate Gata. It is comprised of 3 pieces. It measures 16.5" tall, 13" wide, 13" deep.There is some wear along the edge of roof. Hand carved from solid granite, this lantern would make a beautiful addition to any indoor or outdoor garden landscape.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1344396 (stock #7M55)
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This is an antique Japanese garden lantern called Oki Toro designed in the shape and style of Tamate Gata. It is comprised of 3 pieces. It measures 15.5" tall, 17" wide, 17" deep. Hand carved from solid granite, this lantern would make a beautiful addition to any indoor or outdoor garden landscape.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1930 item #1342848 (stock #7M52)
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This is an old stone Japanese Yukimi-Doro/Toro or legged lantern comprised of 5 separate sections. Relatively low in height, they were used exclusively in landscaped gardens with the traditional placement being near the water such as a pond or stream. It measures 24" tall, 19.5" wide, 19.5" deep. Its age is from the late Taisho to early Showa era (1920's). The skilled craftsmanship to produce this lantern is evident in the detailed texture surface that was entirely hand carved.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1342279 (stock #7M126)
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This is a vintage Japanese two-piece carving of one of Japan's great historic architectural forms - the "minka" " Kuzuya " farmhouse crafted as a wonderful and useful lantern. Carved from solid granite.The dimensions are 20 inches tall ,20 inches wide and 14 inches deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1332892 (stock #6M26)
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This is a stone granite Buddha Jizo of Miroku Bosatsu. It measures 19.75" tall, 9.75"wide, 5.75" deep. Literally meaning a compassionate one (Maitreya in Sanskrit), Miroku is a Bodhisattva believed to be at present residing in heaven awaiting the time when he is to return to earth as the next or future Buddha. The Miroku Nyorai is especially important to the Shingon School of esoteric Buddhism...