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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1371488
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Tall circular woven bamboo yumi arrow case. The bamboo has a sooted chestnut patina. It is held together with a long silk tassel and attached to the circular fitted cover. The yumi is stenciled with the family crest of Chiba. Included are 4 arrows. Mounted for a custom fabricated Bronze museum stand.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 3.5" x 37" L (40" H on stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1371484
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$7,000.00
The menpo features the gentle countenance of a deep vermillion red lacquer. It is composed of three parts; The removable nose armor with white horse hair mustache and its Nara style gilt teeth and open mouth, the cheeks and lower jaw with strap holder posts and its central vent hole for perspiration to escape out. The ears are pierced with both plum blossom design, and finally the four attached yodare with pale ocher silk. The reverse backing is lacquered in black and red. The menpo is mount...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1371482
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$9,500.00
Hard to find Japanese red lacquer Chochin Kabuto. This example of munition has the ability to fold for compact storage. The front 2 prongs are made for the meadate ornament. The underside of the shikoro (neck guard) in black lacquer, and the lames plates are secured with blue silk cords. Mounted on custom steel stand.

Red lacquer menpo may be purchased separately. (#1371484)

Edo Period 19th Century

Dimensions: 13" x 12.5" x 10.5" H (18" H on stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1837 VR item #1371476
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$3,500.00
Tall, rectangular arrow case completely covered with mother of pearl (Raden) inlay. The apex lid has the gilt "Mitsudome" symbol commonly associated with Hachiman, the Shinto god of war. The case is in good form with a beaded edge for a secure fitting. It is kept together by silk cord by means of tying the knot. Mounted on steel stand.

Late Edo Period (1603-1868)

Dimensions: 5.5" x 4" x 27" H (41" H w/ stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1700 item #1371304
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Chinese antique huanghuali altar table with flanged top. Cloud form apron with cusp edges and round legs. Heavy solid wood top with dramatic grain and patina. Used for wine.

17th century

Dimensions: 35" high (37 1/4" high including flanges) x 47" wide x 15" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1371299
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$1,500.00
Unusual circular russet iron jingasa, with 16 triangular riveted plates. The iron is flattened to a thin gauge for lightweight comfort. It sports a finial top and a hand mount ring to a silk cord decoration.
The samurai class in feudal Japan, as well as their retainers and footsoldiers (ashigaru), used several types of jingasa made from iron, copper, wood, paper, bamboo, or leather.Kasa shares its etymology with the Japanese word for "umbrella" (which is also pronounced "kasa", but wri...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1371230
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Japanese russet lacquered leather zunari jingasa with riveted plating. Finely disguised as metal which is completely constructed of lightweight materials strengthened by lacquer. The interior helmet is lacquered in red. The front features a large gilt mon of the Ashikaga crest. The finial form takes shape of a chrysanthemum flower. Mounted on custom display stand.

19th Century Edo Period (1603-1868)

Dimensions: 13: x 12" x 6" H
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1371229
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Antique Chinese pair of square hardwood tables. Each table is inset with a large square porcelain panel which sits into the top and is removable. The panels are glazed with scrolling vines and flowers with bats in the corners on a greenish blue ground. Each table has a solid shelf and swirling aprons.

Late 19th Century

Dimensions: 27" high x 25" wide x 25" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1370873
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$1,250.00
Antique Japanese Cha Tansu. Made with dramatic solid keyaki (elm) wood burl on the front. The upper portion of the chest has a compartment closed with two sliding panels. The middle portion of the chest has a large compartment with stepped shelves for display which is covered with two sliding panels of etched glass. Below this is another compartment with two sliding panels and a small compartment with a drop in door on the right. The very bottom of the chest has 3 drawers in a horizontal r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1370868
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Archaic bronze lidded ritual food vessel on three legs (Ding). The body is round in form and divided into banded areas of detailed interlocking cloud and thunder motif. The band closest to the rim curves inward before flanging out again. There are two animal headed looped handles cast on either side. The three feet are squat and curved with cast details like those on the handles. The lid is similarly divided into banded areas to match the body. There are four rings and a central handle tha...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1370773
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$900.00
Antique Japanese safe (merchant's kinko box) made with Hinoki wood (cypress). This heavy piece holds 3 recessed drawers, each with melon motif lock plates, opened by warabite pulls. The edges are reinforced with heavy iron plating and its sides have carrying handles. This piece would have been used as a vault.

Dates from the late Edo c1850 Dimensions: 27.5" L x 18" D x 19" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1370716
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Antique Japanese 2-section isho tansu (chest on chest for clothing). Made all of kiri (paulownia) wood with 4 large drawers. Iron hardware with large fan shaped lock plates and warabite shaped drawer pulls.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 40 1/2" high x 37 1/2" wide x 17" deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1370583
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$2,200.00
Antique Chinese red lacquer altar cabinet/coffer. The two front swinging doors open by two metal pulls hanging from a round lock plate, the patina slightly oxidized green. The interior holds a single shelf. Above are two drawers opened with pulls, identical to the doors below. Original condition.

19th century

Dimensions : 36.35" L x 17.75" D x 35.25" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1370579
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$2,000.00
Antique Japanese 2-section isho tansu (clothing chest of drawers) made of Kiri (paulownia) wood, natural front drawers and red lacquer top and sides. The lockplates of every drawer are shaped as large open fans, and the corner hardware of each drawer are fan-shaped as well. The other hardware implements are decorative with pierced motifs.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 33.5" L x 16.75" D x 40" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1370529
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Antique Japanese 2-section hardwood isho tansu (clothing chest of drawers) from the Nihonmatsu region. Original red lacquer finished, with black lacquer frame. The chest holds four long drawers, and one corner safe compartment containing two small drawers. Each lock on the chest features a turtle shaped keyhole cover, with chrysanthemum latches. Keys shown included.

Meiji period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 41.75" L x 17.75" D x 45.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1370469
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Antique Chinese pair of oxbow arm chairs with a matching rectangular stand, carved with a pierced scrolling vine motif, the heavy golden hardwood with classic Huanghuali "ghost eye" grain. Very heavy in weight.

Dates early 20th century Dimensions: 29.5" L x 26" D x 39" H (each chair) 20" L x 16" D x 28.5" H (stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1370430
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$2,500.00
Antique Japanese Takeda Ningyo doll depicting a samurai warrior wielding a staff. The samurai wears hand-embroidered garb, his helmet rested against his shoulder, the meadate in the form of a dragon's head. The realistic eyes and facial features are all hand-painted, portraying menacing determination. The doll stands on a wooden base with inlay.

Edo period 19th century

Dimensions: 11" x 6: x 16" H (doll) 12" x 8" x 19" H (with base)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1370418
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Antique Chinese low rectangular table (kangshuo). Made of huanghuali wood with dramatic grain. The apron is carved on all sides in a rounded scrolling vine motif.

19th century

Dimensions: 11" high x 30 1/4" long x 16 1/4" wide