Tuesday, November 18, 2014
WALL ART WITH JAPANESE TEXTILES
Aji no Moto can @1950's
Just found this today at a charity shop for $6. It is a Japanese tetsubin by Nanbutetsu Iwachu.
I am not sure of the age but it is not anywhere near new! It is 20cm tall and 18cm wide.
Old Japanese pillows.
Bronze ware vase by Zuiho
YAKUMO LACQUER WARE-Shimane Prefecture
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Awara yaki is made in Awara city. It originated in the Taisho period and has a characteristic crimson glaze. This style of pottery falls under the Echizen umbrella.
Sake cup with Awara (あわら) MARK
Vocabulary when searching for Japanese Ceramics *I will be adding to this list Dating ( 江戸) Edo Period (1603-1868) (江戸 前期) Early Edo per...
Kutani ware is from Ishikawa Prefecture. The markings are usually in red. For more information on Kutani try: http://www.kutani.co.jp/en...
From 1921-1941, wares from Japan exported to the United States had to be marked "Japan" or "Made in Japan". During Wor...
Aritayaki (or also known as Imari named after the port by which it was exported) is made in Arita, Saga Prefecture. There are many styles...