Our craftsmen, trained in classic Japanese woodworking techniques, use both modern and traditional Japanese tools to create contemporary yet timeless furniture. Due to the erosion of the yen, Japanese artworks and antiques are also highly valued today, especially armor, swords, and ceramics. This includes Antique Japanese samurai swords, Sword Fittings and other related antiques. We know the pieces we sell. Interested in acquiring a genuine Japanese Samurai sword? Our collection includes a variety of Japanese antiques such as tansu chests, ikebana baskets, buddhist arts, garden stone lantern. Many bronze mirrors feature handles within the first century A. While much of Japan's art history is influenced by religion, it is the country's secular artwork that is perhaps the most influential, including theater, wood-block printing, bronze work, poetry, clothing, accessories, and masks.
. With one side polished to a very reflective sheen, the other side is decorated with geometric shapes and natural motifs that stemmed from traditional literature. The lowermost compartment has a single pull out drawer with a kakute iron pull and lock. Antique Japanese scroll painting, with an arrangement representing a bounty of good fortune. Due to the erosion of the yen, Japanese artworks and antiques are also highly valued today, especially armor, swords, and ceramics. Our team will work with you to design your cabinet, table or bench. Sukashi Tsuba we offer dozens; Kinko Tsuba we have many!!! Welcome to Nihonto Antiques The Nihonto Antiques website was started as an educational and informational site on Japanese swords.
Browsing our online galleries is simple — for a less broad view of Japanese and Chinese antiques for sale just use our keyword tool to refine your search and compare items of interest. Our new warehouse location is in San Carlos, California. The art and antiques market in China has been one of the strongest growing worldwide since it emerged into the global art scene in the mid-2000s. Here and perhaps nowhere else you can find such a large collection of authentic old genuine sukashi tsuba, , Soten Tsuba, Daisho Tsuba, Goto signed and unsigned tsuba, and sword guards from Higo, , shibuichi, shakudo nanako tsuba, and more: Japanese Samurai Sword Guards!!! Check the specific product pages for details, as you are sure to find something that takes your fancy. Many people search for Japanese ceremonial swords based on their antique value, the swordsmith, historical era, and style or design. Swords and fittings will be examined by the team and certificates of authentication issued.
Central figure of Buddha immediately surrounded by eight immortal attendants. Dated early 18th century with temple in Kyoto. We also offer Kinko Tsuba and Sukashi Tsuba, Soten, Goto, Soten Tsuba, Goto Tsuba, as well as and , as well as Japanese and more. While Asia has a somewhat unified history, religion, philosophy, and culture, each country indisputably has its own art market along with a multitude of defining characteristics and individual customs and traditions that directly influence those markets. Antique Japanese hibachi or coal brazier, constructed of heavy Keyaki elm hardwood with natural burl grain in a The frame of the brazier and drawers are done in kurogaki black persimmon wood. On this website you can find authentic nihonto antique Japanese swords and tosogu antique fittings for sale, as well as various educational material, research documents and photographs.
Every hair is carefully brushed. Our specialists endeavour to bring the best out of each tansu while remaining fully respectful of its original intent and integrity. These boxes were fastened to the kimono belt, which lacked pockets. Jcollector, your online center for Japanese antiques and Chinese antiques and fine art, offers the widest and most interesting selection on the internet. Shrine with the statue of sitting Fudo Myoo, the fierce deity with his pair of attendants, is seated on a craggy outcropping. Japanese Tsuba and Samurai Sword Guards For Sale!!! It is unique in its constant absorption, adaptation, and diversion from outside influencing and invading cultures. If you are new and need some help on some of the ratings terms, try reading the article.
Available Swords These modern and antique Japanese swords are currently available for sale: Sai-jo saku Late Heian Koto ca. Please visit our showrooms in San Francisco if you are near by so that we can share our treasures with you, or browse through our online catalog. Another artistic strength in Japan is fashion, most notably the inro and its accessories. What We Sell We have knowledge of and specialize in the following areas of Japanese Art: after 33 years in the business both as a collector and a dealer I can confidently say that I am an expert, treat my friends and customers fairly, am doing this business because I like it, and am a collector as well as a dealer but often sell items from my collection to my customers and friends. Given the very personal nature of collecting Japanese swords, many swords that we acquire are sold privately to long-term clients. If this is the first time you have encountered any of these terms, you can read about them more in my.
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While early bronze works in Japan indicate a struggle to use the medium, by the first century A. This law exempts antique firearms from any form of gun control or special engineering. Gilt Bronze, Chinese Bronze, Xuande, Yongle, Yung lo, Buddha, Buddhist, Chinese Export porcelain, Porcelain, Famille, Blanc de Chine, Tibetan, Chinese, Tibeto-Chinese, Sino-Tibetan, Himalyan antiques for sale. Japanese art dates back to as early as the 10th millennium B. Polished by the Living National Treasure togishi Ono Kokei. At Tozando we have Japanese swords from every era, and an abundant supply of designs. An extremely precious and ancient blade, its maker very rarely seen.
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