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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1424012
Zentner Collection
$950.00
Japanese hand split bamboo basket with high slender sides rising from a square base to a round lip. Bamboo intertwined into a handle fashioned with small split bamboo. Cheveron pattern is seen repeating on all sides with a squad symmetrical pattern seen on the base.

Ikebana (生け花, 活け花, "arranging flowers" or "making flowers alive") is the Japanese art of flower arrangement.[1][2] It is also known as Kadō (華道, "way of flowers"). The tradition dates back to the 7th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1424010
Zentner Collection
$1,350.00
A unique hand split bamboo basket in the shape of a natural double gourd. Wild gnarled wisteria forms a steady base while branching up and around the backside of the double gourd.

Early Meiji Period C. 1870's

14" long X 11" deep X 24" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1424009
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Japanese ikebana (flower basket) used in tradition ikebana flower displays. Beautifully natural finish of split bamboo and gnarled wisteria branch each twisting and blending into a full moon. Condition is very good. Includes copper insert (may allow to be used for flowers).

Edo Period C. 19th Century

Dimensions: 18 1/2" wide X 10" deep X 15 3/4" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1422757
Zentner Collection
$1,650.00
Semi round low flat fruit basket made of split woven bamboo intertwined wisteria branch. Warm red and dark tones, over all in very good condition. Can be used as a beautiful display for fruit or other items. Unusual shape with finely wooden lip with fine bamboo strips. Undeside reveals geometric pattern with a center diamond. Unsigned.

Late Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)

22" x 19" x 6" High
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1960 item #1422717
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
A mid century artist signed Ikebana basket for flower arranging. Made of delicate fine split bamboo, thin bamboo and Akebi vine. The three dimensional shape resembles a flared skirt when viewed in front and a boat keel when viewed from the side. There is a subtle diamond shape design the artist created with the different shade of split bamboo. It is a beautiful whimsical design of space and function. Artist signed: Togyoku.

Mid Century (1950-1960)

Dimensions: 19" Wide x 8" High x...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1420198
Zentner Collection
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An antique Japanese handwoven Ikebana basket used for flower arranging . Hand woven with a auspicious good luck symbol of a bamboo branch with leaves. Beautiful natural aged patina in excellent condition.

The bamboo motif represents tenacity and perseverance, one of the three felicitous friends of winter with the other two being the Plum Blossom (representing beauty) and the Pine tree (representing Longevity).

Age: Taisho Era (circa 1910-1920)

Dimensions: 8" Wide x 17 1/4"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1416044
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Japanese woven bamboo five tiered basket emulating chinese style with whimsical lacquer overlay of scholar objects and buddhist objects, including a mirror with inscriptions, a plaque with the god of scholarship, a bird, seal with deer on top, water bucket with neolithic chinese designs, paste seal box, religious gong, a sun emblem, a split bamboo handle with tightly knotted with gold painted designs, all interior compartments in black lacquer.

Los Angelus Collection
Meiji Period (1...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1414937
Zentner Collection
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Japanese bamboo and wisteria branch gourd-shaped basket, beautifully woven, with open container for holding floral arrangement at largest node. wisteria branch base.

Circa 1930s
Size: Height 17" Width 13" Depth 8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1414882
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese antique bamboo basket, with beautiful handle attached at the lower sides and bound with special decorative stylized knots. Hexagonal body of woven herringbone pattern. Feet at bottom are made of special decorative knots that are attached to ribbed shaped splines. Signed at bottom. Overall excellent condition.

Mid Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Size: Height 16 1/2" Width 11" Depth 10 1/2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1930 item #1414875
Zentner Collection
$750.00
Japanese antique bamboo basket, tall narrow shape with circular handle. Design on body of zigzag alternating dark woven bamboo on lighter woven material. Ending in circular flattened foot. Interior bamboo container. Good condition.

Circa 1930s, Showa Period
Size: Height 18" Width 8" Depth 6 1/2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1414835
Zentner Collection
$275.00
Japanese antique bamboo flower basket, cylindrical shaped with open weave with a criss cross design. Body open to expose bamboo container. Handle has twisted bamboo strands attached at opposite sides of top edge. Fumed bamboo carmel colored.

Circa 1930s
Size: Height 18" Width 7" Depth 7"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1910 item #1414833
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Japanese antique branch handled bamboo basket, branch undulating and with branching knobs, baluster vase shaped base ending in circular flattened bottom. Good condition.

Circa 1910s, late Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Size: Height 23" Width 9 1/2" Depth 9 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1414832
Zentner Collection
$1,875.00
Japanese antique wisteria branch handle with branch also at the rim of the basket opening. The branch has great texture with it's knobs and twists. Alternating wide flat bamboo with narrower bamboo slats on a bulbous body, ending in a circular base.

Circa 1920s, Late Meiji Period
Size: Height 20 1/2" Width 9 1/2" Depth 9 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1403218
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
A charming antique Chinese basket with basket weave bottom. The inside of the basket is lacquered in red over black, while the rim and exterior are black lacquered with gilt lacquer banding and motifs of butterflies, fruits, and flowers. The basket has a lovely patina and wear consistent with age.

Dates Ming dynasty, 17th century

Dimensions: 12" x 12" x 3" h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Baskets : Pre 1900 item #1402847
Zentner Collection
$850.00
Antique hand-woven bamboo basket, originating from the Jarai culture in Vietnam. Secured with wood frame, baskets of this kind were primarily used for collecting and storing rice. The lid is woven with a tall, wood finial with pierced hole for securing it down with ties. The sides of the basket are woven with alternating darker and lighter bamboo to create a pair of bands over a geometric diamond design, with remnants of red pigments.

Dimensions: 14 1/2" W x 34 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1402844
Zentner Collection
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Antique hand-woven basket, originating from the Jarai culture in Vietnam. Secured with wood frame, with rope shoulder strap for carrying. Baskets of this kind were primarily used for collecting and storing rice. The lid is woven with concentric circle design.

Dimensions: 13" W x 22 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1390701
Zentner Collection
$2,750.00
Antique Japanese pair of bronze vases in the form of woven baskets entwined with lotus blossoms and leaves. Each vase is decorated with a lifelike cicada and one of the vases has a crab.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 8" high x 5 1/2" wide (each vase)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1390193
Zentner Collection
$1,750.00
Antique Chinese carved glass snuff bottle. Made of dark red translucent glass and carved with a highly raised woven basket texture. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

19th Century

Dimensions: Bottle: 2 5/8" high (3 1/8" high including lid)