April 2010 Archives
Old Chinese kraak blue-&-white porcelain plate, designed with motif of deers,
and flower pattern spaced even segments, dated back to Ming dynasty circa late 16th - early 17th century,
as an exported piece which is considered to be housed through the ages from early Edo period in Japan.
D 20.5 x H 3.7 cm (more info)
Old Seto iron-glazed large tea caddy in the style of shibukami (shibukamide), signed at the lower part
(unidentified; pic#16), dated back to around late Edo period circa mid-late 19th century,
with a quality red sandalwood lid and an attached signed wooden storage box (as "Seto shibukamide o-chaire"). *including lid; - H 9.4 x D 8 cm (more info)
Old Chinese blue-&-white porcelain bowl designed with gosu blue arabesque pattern
as shibori ("tie-dye") style, excavated from Cambodian ruins, dated back to late Ming dynasty
circa early 17th century, with an issued certificate of authenticity from former owner (expert/dealer).
15 x 14.5 x H 5.5 cm (more)
I could finally come back from the ground life and now can connect you.
And, I really appreciate you who gave me kind comments for this time!
Now it's time to work.
A few of new items was already started today,
and some discounted 'old items' are listed as re-clearance sale.
I will be very glad that you are interested in them,
and connect you through my selection as always.
Also, the new page of 'sold items' was constructed,
so please browse from here for reference.
Long time no see (?).
I had been died for lumbosacral strain these days, and could finally climb to the top of chair to see PC today.
So, a short notice.
Items are ending. http://stores.ebay.com/hotoke-antiques
Since my listing plan of this week was changed for the accident, new one will be listed next week.
I think I need more sleep.
Take care of yourself,
The choice three karatsu pieces were started as the newest listing today,
and the other pieces will be followed in a few days.
Please take your time and relax to browse... http://stores.ebay.com/hotoke-antiques
It would be greatly appreciated if you are interested in them as always.
I hope you are enjoying today.
Since the latest auction items including 'Buy it now' items are ending soon,
I want you all not to forget to set sniping for them as your future partners.
Also, new items are getting ready for it in few days.
I will be very glad that you are interested in them, and connect you through my selection as well.
Please wait me a while.
This kind of Gorinto (Stone buddhist five-tiered stupa) is called Isseki-Gorinto
(sculpted from a single stone) and subdividedly categorized as the regular type of
Isseki-Gorinto (*The other types are 'Long-&-Narrow' and 'Burying'.),
dated back to approximately 16th century for the data. (more)
Oribe square-cylindrical appetizer ware (Oribe yoho mukozuke) as a tea article for kaiseki
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaiseki), designed by the orthodox iron-picture of
hanging-persimmon, landscape, and stripe pattern, dated back to late Edo period,
circa early-mid 19th century, - with an attached wooden storage box. (more)