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Japanese : Metalwork : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1403118
Petrie-Rogers Gallery
Japanese Meiji period bronze lidded censor with long tripod legs. Wire inlay decoration on the front features a bird on a flowering vine. A wire inlay cloud form is on the back. A pair of upright handles flank the lid which is topped with a karashishi finial. 19th century. 6 3/4" high. Very good overall condition with a nice aged patina. From a Phoenix, Arizona collection.
Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1970 item #1403099 (stock #09530)
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Japanese cigarette paper collector's handmade scrapbook with internationally various kind of cigarettes of Taiwan, Korea, West Germany, Bulgaria, France or so, besides various Japanese cigarettes including Okinawan under U.S...
Japanese : Other Prints : Pre 1960 item #1403095 (stock #09529)
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Photographic record of a very ordinary rural Japanese woman who was a farmer and married to a man (in other words, to become husband's family member forever) in the middle era of Showa period (1958). Dressed in traditional weddding costume called 'Tsunokakushi', taken the "last" commemorative photograph with her family, moved to shirine by car, then parade following the Shinto priest, and visited her old home (for the first ti...
Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1403076 (stock #09528)
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37 pieces of booklets attached with each 8 textiles and its following sample note of each number, material, age, and area, and 12 pieces of unclassified textiles (as total 308 various kinds of textiles) are contained in the two original paulownia boxes. Although the booklet has seal named 'The society for old folk textile researches', unidentified what it is. Booklet itself was made in Showa period, 20th century, and the tex...
Japanese : Ceramics : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1403063
Zentner Collection
Japanese pair of round fish plates. The raised details of the fish is painted in blue glaze. Along the edges, an impressed pattern makes up the fish's dorsal and pectoral fins. On the bottom, the maker's mark is a tiny blue floret.

Taisho Period (early 20th century)

Dimensions: 10 3/4" wide (mouth to tail)
Japanese : Furniture : Tansu : Pre 1900 item #1403062
Zentner Collection
Japanese ko tansu or small hardwood chest of drawers, with charming burl front panels. The gilt metal hardware conveys floral motifs of Kiri leaves, flower petals, and fruit. The chest is configured with eight drawers of varied size and a pair of small sliding door panels opening to a roomy compartment. Each drawer has a plush black material lining.

Dimensions: 21 1/4" l x 11 3/4" d x 11 3/8" h
Japanese : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #1403061 (stock #P-263)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
Two Japanese Porcelain sleeping cats that represent the largest and smallest cats in a series of sleeping cats, that were made for export by the Kutani Kiln, during the early 20th Century. The large cat measures about 12 1/4" long, and the small cat measure about 1 3/4" long. Both cats are in excellent condition and are marked "made in Japan". The asking price includes shipping within the USA.
Japanese : Metalwork : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1403058
Zentner Collection
Japanese hand-forged iron jizai, used for suspending a tea kettle over a fire pit within the home. Made with a charming iron fish with incised details of scales, face, and separately attached fins.

Edo period (1603-1868)

Dimensions: 8" w x 48" - 53" long
Japanese : Lacquer : Contemporary item #1403040 (stock #1498)
Dragon's Pearl
A Japanese Contemporary Large Bamboo Sculpture made of thin strips of madake bamboo and lacquer. The artist is using an irregular, open work plaiting technique creating a kind of large cocoon shape. It can be seen from different angles and it can also be use for flower arrangements as there are openings through which a receptacle can be placed inside. But it can be admired simply as a sculpture. Made by Homura Reiryu ( b. 1970 ) from Oita prefecture, Kyushu, Japan...
Japanese : Paintings : Other : Pre 1930 item #1403026 (stock #09527)
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Worshipper's wooden tablet dedicated to the shrine called 'Ema' (lit. 'Horse picture'), with a painted votive horse dressed in ornamental apron, which means to be the substitute for the real live horse dedicated to. Late 19th - early 20th century, Japan...
Japanese : Folk Art : Dolls and Puppets : Pre 1920 item #1403024 (stock #05167)
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Such quite an unusual hina doll that was applied a head drawn on stone to the missing original head part. Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan. approx...
Japanese : Folk Art : Mingei : Pre 1940 item #1403022 (stock #09526)
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Japanese folk wooden 'Nekotsugura' (Cat house) as a characteristic style from Aizu region. Late 19th - early 20th century. approx...
Japanese : Sculpture : Contemporary item #1403015 (stock #05166)
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3D work by Michihiro Hori, a cartoonist, a lacquerer, as a new experiment based on styrofoam coated in cloth finished with lacquer. approx...
Japanese : Lacquer : Accessories : Pre 1700 item #1403000
Zentner Collection
Unusual Japanese Buddhist Zushi with dark, lacquered wood exterior and gilt interior. Enshrined in this portable altar is the statue of Buddha seated on a lotus. His two attendants are sitting on a dragon and fox. The double doors and roof top are decorated with scrolling gilt metal work.

Buddhist traveling altars and shrines create a sacred space of spiritual magnetism and are the product of dedicated craftsmanship...
Japanese : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1402983
Zentner Collection
Japanese porcelain Kakiemon dish, of a lotus form with lobed petals and scalloped edges, with an enamel image of a blue dragon in the center of the well, its body coiled and playing with a ball of fire. The dish stands on a wide, short foot outlined in red enamel.

Dimensions: 9 1/2" w x 2 1/8" h
Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1402964 (stock #1496)
Dragon's Pearl
Enamel Cloisonné vase of high quality workmanship. Decorated with flowering prunus, garden rock and bamboo on dark cobalt blue ground. Two ornamental bands at rim and at base. No signature, but with silver mark in the bottom rim. Meiji, ca. 1890. H 16 cm. Excellent condition.
Japanese : Ceramics : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1402952 (stock #6004)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
Good Song Dynasty carved “lotus” celadon bowl from the Longquan kiln, Zhejiang. There is one easy to miss hairline crack noted in enlargements, but still has a nice ring when tapped. Fairly big for this type of bowl. D: 19.5cm/7.7cm and H: 7.8cm/3.1in.
Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1402932 (stock #Hasui446)
Era Woodblock Prints
Kawase Hasui
Evening Snow at Terajima Village
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo
Size: Approximately 5.75 x 3.75 inches.
Date: 1930s (This edition 1950s).
Unsealed edition.
Woodblock print is tipped along its top edge to blank original cardstock.
Condition: Excellent.
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