Approximately 19th century, very rare, genuine Ainu robe, cotton appliqued, embroidered clothing with impressive, ritual design. Excellent in condition with slight old worn and small hole. Museum quality piece.
Approximately 18th 19th century, museum quality article, antique wood carved makiri sheath with impressive floral motif and family crest, overall condition is excellent with fine patina. It does not come with knife shade. Very rare and genuine antique work.
The sheaths of makir knives were carved ususually from topeni (maple),neshiko (w ...click for details
Approximately 19th or earlier, Ainu Wood Iku Pasui Mustache Lifter depicting unique design. Overall condition is very good. Some worn and minor chips as seen on the images. Very rare and unique pieces.
Approximately 19th century, very rare Ainu Attusi robe woven from elm bark and with cotton applique. Overall condition is fine.
The best Ainu textiles typically display strong, graphic designs created with applique and embroidery. The patterns represented the wearer's inner spirit and guardian spirit. Some of the materials used were ...click for details
Approximately 19th or earlier, Sword made by Ainu people. Overall condition is fine and no blade inside. Most materials to make Ainu sword were acquired from Japanese people by trading or they made in Japan, exported to Hokkaido where most Ainu people lived. The province is one of the most well-known Ainu collection.
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