Japanese Double Gourd Hyotan Basket Of Woven Bamboo

Offered for sale is an unsigned Taisho period Japanese double-gourd basket of woven bamboo, cradled in a root-wood vine. The piece is a rich symbol of longevity and good fortune. The large gourd basket has been woven with narrow strips of braided bamboo. These baskets were considered a utilitarian art form combined with the popular pastime of Ikebana or flower arrangement.

The basket is in very good condition and quite a showpiece for a table or shelf.

Size: 14 ½" Height by 16" Length.

Item ID: PS130832

$825 USD

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