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Lacquered bamboo
Japan, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Signed ‘Shinshinsai’ (???) on the base
Different weaving skills were utilized, exhibiting masterful craftsmanship
Tall looped handle
Height: 20 in (50 cm)
Very good condition

Ikebana basket of elegant baluster form. Evenly tanned lean bamboo wood strips were weaved into the form, thereby exhibiting different traditional wood weaving skills on every part. The Ikebana basket is in overall very good condition with minor signs of wear, consistent to its age.

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Ikebana Bamboo Basket, Signed Shinshinsai, Japan, Meiji

Estimate $100 - $130Sep 21, 2016
595 Madison Ave
5th Floor
New York, NY 10022
United States
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