Rare Antique Japanese Arita kakiemon style 17th Century Clock Vase, Top! 63 cm

Rare Antique Japanese Arita kakiemon style 17th Century Clock Vase, Top! Amazing Large Antique Japanese Arita 17th Century Clock Vase, Top! Fine and very rare blue and white Kakiemon type decoration with landscape and many figures and fishermen in boats, wonderfull blue. The vase is original japanese arita and dates from the 17th century, so […]

Rare Lobed Japanese Imari Dish Edo Period (early 18th Century)

Rare Japanese Imari dish form the Ido period with lobed rim decorated in iron-red, yellow, green, light blue, aubergine and black enamels and gilt on underglaze blue with two sprays of cherry blossom to the centre, surrounded by two panels with sprays of chrysanthemum and autumn flowers, divided by radiating narrower panels of geometric ground […]

Rare Antique 19th Century Japanese Solid Silver Tiger & Dragon Motif Belt Buckle

Here on offer is a truly fine example of a rare 19th century Meiji period, Japanese repoussé solid silver Tiger and Dragon motif belt buckle. The front depicts a stylised Tiger on the left half of the buckle and a Dragon on the right half. On the reverse, each half is stamped with the number […]

RARE GEM? 19th Century Watanabe Seitei (Shotei) Woodblock Print

BOOKPLATE FROM SEITEI KACHÔ GAFU VOL 1. Title of Publication: Seitei Kacho Gafu Vol 1. Date: 1890 (Meiji 23). Artist: Watanabe Seitei (1851 – 1918). Publisher: Okura Magobe (1843 – 1921). Block Carver: Umezawa Minokichi. Printed in ink and color on thick, hand-made washi paper. Each bookplate measures aprox. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. WONDERFULLY BRIGHT, […]

Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet

Helmet made from a curved iron plate extending from the back, to which are attached assembled vertical segments and superimposed, held by two continuous horizontal bands. The construction is riveted with flattened heads on the interior surfaces, domed on the exterior. The edge is perforated for attaching a camail or neck protection. Helmet with frontal […]