Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1337927 (stock #pd970)
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Exceedingly rare and unusual bronze temple lantern. Late Meiji Period c.1910. Very large and wonderful configuration with round glass windows on each of the 6 sides. Doors open where an oil wick was placed in the old days. can be fitted for electric light. This japanese lantern exudes atmosphere. 26" tall and 19" inches wide. superb condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1337923 (stock #pd967)
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Spectacular Edo Period C.1860 carved gold gilt lacquered wood dragon. On the inside of zen buddhist temples the altar has a gold ceiling hanging over the statue of buddha. Hexagonal in shape it has 6 dragons at each corner of the hexagon. This dragon is such. Excellent condition. Roughly 18" x 18". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1335437 (stock #pd961)
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$1,275.00
Exceptional bronze lantern with nengo dating on the bottom from Meiji Period 4 (C.1872). With the crest for gold `kin` on the panels and beautiful diaper vine patterns, this is a stunning piece of workmanship from the early Meiji period. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1334816 (stock #pd963)
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Fantastic 6 panel byobu screen painting of a flock of cranes frolicking on a back of gold leaf paper. Early Meiji Period C.1875. Perfect size for over a couch or piece of furniture as it stands 27" high by 72" long. Excellent condition ; see photos. Brocade rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1334815 (stock #pd960)
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$1,200.00
A pair of Edo Period C.1860 shishi wood lion carvings. Quite playful as one looks back at the other in chase. Excellent detail in the carving and very expressive. Carved out of hinoki cypress. One shishi is missing a claw but otherwise very good condition. See photos. Each 12" long x 5" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1800 item #1333902 (stock #pd957)
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$880.00
Museum piece jizo boddhisatva dated on one side Kyoho 1 (c.1716) and on the other side, Tempo 2 (C.1830). Hands in the prayer gassho but what makes this Jizo special are a series of hands carved in the stone on both sides of the figure. We have never seen this before. 16" tall and 7 1/2" wide. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1330696 (stock #pd952)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Quite elegant Taisho Period wagumi Japanese style bamboo flower basket featuring bamboo inserts, susudake bamboo, and a rattan weave on the handle. Excellent condition. 16" tall by 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1329848 (stock #pd946)
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$1,800.00
Important Edo Period C.1850 scroll painting of Kannon holding `Yatagarasu` the divine crow and messenger to the gods. Symbolizes the sun and like the sacred phoenix resides in the celestial realm. A mark of rebirth and rejuvenation. Yatagarasu as a crow-god is a symbol specifically of guidance. This great crow was sent from heaven as a guide for Emperor Jimmu on his initial journey from the region which would become Kumano to what would become Yamato, (Yoshino and then Kashihara). It is generally accepted that Yatagarasu is an incarnation of Taketsunimi no mikoto. Crow has 3 legs. Scroll painting has been framed. Ask for shipping quote. 32" tall and 15" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1327750 (stock #pd940)
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Very special Bakumatsu (end of Edo Period) C.1860 signed Ceramic Kannon goddess of mercy diety from Bizen in central Japan, one of the premier pottery capitals of old japan. The potter/sculpter is Kokichi. From a buddhist temple, the bizen glaze has lichen spotting indicting it was outside in a shrine. Exceptionally big at 29 inches and 11 inches wide, this diety is a museum piece. Unbelievably perfect condition. The compassion and equanimity from the face is amazing. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1326671 (stock #pd938)
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$880.00
Museum piece late 1700`s Kagura mask. Carved out of paulownia wood, these masks were used in Kagura theater which was a Shinto theatrical dance tied to the rythmns of the agricultural calendar. Age wear per photos but wonderful wabi-sabi patina and textures. Ask for shipping quote. H:21cm; W:18cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1326669 (stock #pd937)
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$750.00
Exceptional Edo Period late 1700`s Kagura mask carved out of Paulowia wood. Kanji on the back means `the 38th@ and `Kinzan` presumably the maker. Age wear as per photos. Fabulous wabi sabi age. H:19cm ; W:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1326209 (stock #pd931)
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Magnificent huge iron garden lantern. Actually it was the top haf of what must have been the biggest iron lantern ever. Taisho Period C.1920. 30 inches tall and 23 inches in diameter. Ask for shipping quote from Californai warehouse.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323838 (stock #pd915)
Kodo Arts
$650.00
Best turtle/crane bronze candlestick we have ever seen. The relief work and detail is magnificent. Late Meiji Period C.1890 piece. The lotus at the top has a square insert which dates the piece to Meiji. H:45 x width:15cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1323833 (stock #pd919)
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$950.00
Authentic real Japanese bronze sage/carp koro or incense burner late Meiji Period c. 1910. Many of these pieces are fake these days so when you get a real one with patina and detailed bronzework, it really stands out. Rich patina and features. 41cm tall x 36cm wide and 27cm deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323222 (stock #pd917)
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Superb late Meiji Period C.1900 bronze lamp that used oil and wick. Absolutely spectacular bronze craftsmanship and detail from floral vine lattice on the door and side panels to the treasure symbols in fine relief around the base. H:49cm; diameter:30cm. Condition excellent except for a missing bell or two on the protruding eaves. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1322074 (stock #pd897)
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$2,000.00
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Thick, heavy red bronze Edo Period Zen Buddhist Temple bell dated c.1830. The bronze work is more intricate than most bells with the knobs in finer relief and the sound is more expansive. Very resonent ring. Great condition, no cracks or dents (see photos). Ask for shipping quote. H:50cm x diameter:30cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1321891 (stock #pd908)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Regal late Meiji Period C.1890 zen buddhist samurai lacquered travelling altar. Very Large. Copper metal fittings on black and gold lacquered cypress wood base. Inside gold lacquered doors and altar cavity. Under inside altar platform is a gold lacquered carving. Very good condition except for minor lacquer peeling and slight scratch on front door.(see photos). H:68cm; W:30cm and depth:23cm. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1321889 (stock #pd910)
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$650.00
Wonderful Taisho Period C.1920 ceramic fan-shaped Satsuma okimono. Thousands of painted raised dots create a textured masterpiece and beautifully executed hand drawn paintings of cranes, geisha and samurai. Very unusual shape for Satsuma. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.