Tag: Japan

Japanese Garden of Ori Dono by Kabori Enshu.

Traditional Japanese Garden. Edo era period. Garden of Ori Dono by Kabori Enshu

Garden of Ori Dono

The Japanese Garden of Ori Dono by Kabori Enshu (1579- 1647).

This garden a typical one of the Edo era, was designed by Kabori Enshu 小堀 遠州 (1579- 1647).
Japans greatest landscape gardener who built the famous garden of the Katsura detached palace in Kyoto.

Old Japanese letter from 1907

Old Japanese letter from 1907. Rare Japan Stamps, postmark. M. Yokota Freres and Co, Representation and Commission.

Old Japanese letter from 1907

Old Japanese letter from 1907

M. Yokota Freres and Co, Representation and Commission.
Wonderful illustrated advertising cover (ship, railway) with rare stamps. Sent to Germany in 1907.

Japan kitchen knife

Japan kitchen knife. Collectible Knives. Professional Cooking knifes.

Japan kitchen knife

Japan kitchen knife. Collectible Knives. Professional Cooking knifes.

Japan kitchen knife

Japan kitchen knife, 1980s.

A kitchen knife made ​​in Japan around 1990. With manufacturers and brand description of Japan. It is not a high end kitchen knife as it is commonly used by home cooks in Europe or the USA. With damascus blade and other mumbo jumbo. But a more robust, elegant kitchen helper with which it is possible to chop fast, but will also use as a cutting knife. Due to the high blade has a good guide is guaranteed to the fingers, as professional chefs appreciate it. The weight is fairly low and can be used effortlessly for long duration. As a knife with a high-quality steel, it is suitable for the professional and domestic applications.

Japanese Aviator 1925. Kawatschi Distance flight Tokio to London.

Kawatschi Distance flight. Japanese Aviator. Collectible Postcard

Kawatschi Distance flight

Japanese Aviator 1925. Kawatschi Distance flight Tokio to London.

Kawatschi Distance flight Tokio to London on the 25. – 28. july 1925.
Flown by Japanese airmen – Major H. Abe and K. Kawachi with a Breguet 19, fitted with additional fuel tanks, on the Tokyo-Paris-London route. Covering 13,800 km (8,600 mi).
The postcard shows the arrival at Le Bourget Paris “for last leg”.
The Breguet 19 was a biplane (sesquiplane) used for long-distance flight. Manufactured by Breguet Aviation France, as a a light bomber and reconnaissance plane, Design by Marcel Vuillerme.

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Antique japanese lacquer box. Jewelry Case.

Antique japanese lacquer box. Japan Craft. jewelry box

Antique japanese lacquer box

Antique japanese lacquer box. Jewelry Case

Antique japanese lacquer box.

Antique japanese lacquer box. Jewelry Case.

Illustrated with birds and flowers, tendril.
Filled with turquise, juwelery, tooth, pearls, shoe from gold, cufflinks, seeds, coin from GDR.

Japan Tea Tin Container, 1960s Packaging Design.

Japan packaging design. Japanische Tee Rollkassette, Collectible Vintage 1960s Graphics

Japan Tea Tin Container

Japan Tea Tin Wood Container. Packaging Design 1960s

Design of tea package. The form is a small roll cassette. Beautiful painting. Old Japanese landscape with Mount Fuji. Tea sales in Germany. Around 1960.

Japanische Rollkassette, Marco Polo Tee.