It reads "tea" in Kanji Provenance: Fifty year old private Kyoto Kanban shop sign collection. Hand-carved and hand painted About Kanban Kanban are Japanese traditional shop signs that merchants display on the street to advertise their presence, represent the products and services to be found inside their shops.
Created from various materials: wood, bamboo, iron, paper, fabric, gold leaf, and lacquer, these unique objects evoke the frenetic market scenes of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Japan, where merchants created worldly symbols and meaning designed to entice customer traffic. All our Asian works of art are accompanied by our lifetime guarantee of authenticity. About Us & Your Guaranteed Satisfaction. Has been dealing in authentic antique Japanese lanterns and garden antiques for twenty years. This service is available anywhere in North America or Europe!
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When you partner with us, we provide you with complimentary, professional and helpful installation tips which will enhance your success and experience. We have the largest inventory of quality Japanese lanterns and Asian antiques outside of Japan. We're here to serve you. We would love to help you design, plan, and install your garden and selected garden antiques! Is a proud member and partner of the North American Japanese Garden Association (NAJGA) specializing for twenty years now in old and authentic Japanese stone garden antiques.
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After accumulating a group, they are imported to Vermont and Maine in large containers. We do not offer repaired quality or "mixed stone" stone sculpture or lanterns for example that some European exporters & American importers do for lack of expertise. You will be notified in advance when your garden antiques will be safely delivered. We can always provide you with complimentary installation tips and advice to ensure your success. We feel extremely fortunate to offer you these wonderful antique treasures- carefully sourced and handled from fabled old Japanese gardens- unique sculptural art which we feel you, your friends, and your family will enjoy forever.And we want you as a lifetime customer- we will follow up with you to ensure your experience is a safe and pleasant one! Kind regards from Vermont, Douglas Douglas Schneible, president Schneible Fine Arts LLC. The item "Japanese Fine Antique Ladies Tea Shop Sign, Hand-Carved, 19th Century" is in sale since Thursday, November 1, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "drachm" and is located in Shelburne, Vermont.
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