TEOKE – Shibugami-papered bamboo hand pail (Dealer: Sezuan antiques & art) – Old Japanese bamboo-woven ‘teoke’ hand pail coated in ‘shibugami’ paper treated with astringent persimmon juice, which had been hanged on house frontage to prepare for fire. Meiji period, early 20th century. Some deterioration for use and age as seen. approx. D 26-24cm (10.23-9.44in), H 20cm (7.87in)



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