December 2012 Archives

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E-Seto Plate

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"~ antique Pictured Seto (E-Seto) plate designed with a scene of "Crane and Tortoise" (symbol of longevity, artistic motif), ~" <More Description>

 

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Seto Shikigawara

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"~ antique Japanese Seto-made square pottery tile (Shikigawara) engraved with the traditional arabesque pattern (Karakusa), covered with mature darkened green-glaze of Oribe style, ~" <More Description>

 

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Fish Yokogi

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"~ antique wooden adjustable fish-shaped lock (Yokogi) of pothook (Jizaikagi) for Japanese traditional hearth (Irori), dated back to Edo period, ~" <More Description>

 

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Buddha Head of Sukohthai

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"~ Sukhothai-excavated bronze Buddha head, circa 13-14th century, ~" <More Description>

 

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Bronze Brush Holder Of Flying Dragons

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"~ Japanese bronze brush holder of openwork of flying dragons in rich patina, dated back to Edo period, ~" <More Description>

 

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Tobacco set of Tsugaru

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"~ antique Japanese tobacco set of Kiseru bamboo pipe with geometrically carved silver mouth piece and bowl, its pipe case and its pouch woven by koyori paper string finished with lacquer-coating, and chochin lantern-shaped string clip adjusting in the between, as a traditional Tsugaru-made (Western region of Aomori Prefecture), ~" <More Description>

 

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A pair of Daruma braziers

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"~ a pair of antique Japanese pottery potbellied (simplified Bodhidharma-shaped) Hibachi braziers for warming the hands ("Daruma-gata shuro (teaburi)"), designed to be filled with mature iron-glazed chrysanthemum as a pop but calm scenery, ~" <More Description>

 

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Blue and white vessel of Choson

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"~ antique Korean eleven-faceted (mentori) blue and white porcelain vessel of the latter term of Joseon (Choson) Dynasty, ~" <More Description>

 

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Negoro tray

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"Sophisticated quality traditional Negoro lacquered wooden square tray with foot (Sumikiri-bon) in the elegant mature Japanese red scenery with modest appearance of undercoated black lacquer, used for the individual meal in temple and handed down for the occasions like tea ceremony or etc., dates back to Edo period, circa 19th century or earlier, ~" <More Description>

 

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Buddhist Bronze Bell

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"Fine antique cast bronze bell for Buddhist-use, called Kansho (also, Hansho, Shosho, Bochiyon, Kenchi), ~" <More Description>

 

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Tea ceremony sword

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"~ antique lacquered wooden sword for the use of tea ceremony room, so-called Chato ("Tea sword"), Edo period, early-mid 19th century, ~" <More Description>

 

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A Pair of Iron Shishi

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"A pair of impressive Japanese iron lion-dogs (Shishi) with full of patina by its mature copper-alloy surface, ~" <More Description>

 

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Bizen mizusashi

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"~ antique Japanese Bizen mizusashi water jar with kiln-mark (kamajirushi) as a handed-down piece, Edo period, 19th century or earlier, attached with a well-adjustable black-lacquered lid with wavy top-surface as a custom-made ordered by the former owner. ~" <More Description>

 

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Imari Blue and White porcelain octagonal bowl

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"Antique Japanese Imari blue and white porcelain bowl in the elegant octagonal mold, designed with well-sophisticated combination of a single butterfly in the center white blank and pines & hanging-plants in fan-shaped windows stud complicated geometric pattern, ~" <More Description>

 

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Yakishime flask vase

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"Primitive, subtle and profound yakishime (yakijime) earthenware flask (vase) with simple double-ear, ~" <More Description>

 

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Wooden Sea Bream

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"Quality sooty-colored wooden sea bream sculpture, originally made for the decorative lock of pothook (Jizaikagi) for Japanese traditional hearth (Irori), ~" <More Description>

 

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Mushikago (Hanakago)

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"Genuine tea ceremonial utensil of flower arranging bamboo basket (Hanakago) as a stylish flask type of Japanese traditional insect cage called Mushikago, with engraved sign of Chikusen (artisan) at the bottom, ~" <More Description>

 

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Karatsu hakeme tea bowl

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"~ antique Karatsu tea bowl with white-slip brshed pattern (Hakeme) in the shape of aesthetic audacious distortion, with fine modest silver-repaired lines (Gintsugi), ~" <More Description>

 

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Ko Kiyomizu Chawan

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"~ antique Kiyomizu yellow-toned speckled tea bowl ("Ko-Kiyomizu gohon jawan") with design of colored round crests, ~" <More Description>

 

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Tokoname tanetsubo mizusashi

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"~ Japanese Tokoname earthenware water jar (Mizusashi) of seed jar (Tanetsubo) type, ~" <More Description>

 

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Minhwa, Chaekgeoli

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"~ avant-garde framed traditional Korean folk painting by unknown artist called Minhwa, in the style of the study of literary persons called Chaekgeoli, ~" <More Description>

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E-Seto Tebineri Chawan

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"Genuine quality antique iron-pictured Seto tea bowl molded by the traditional method of hand-pinching ("Tebineri"), as a primitive-type mature E-Seto chawan, handed down from Edo period, 19th century or earlier. ~" <More Description>

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Shino Tetsukibachi

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"Massive and elegant, quality large Shino plate with handle (tetsukibachi), molded abstractly in smooth distortion with rough and wild spatula work, ~" <More Description>

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