Uniquely shaped bamboo ikebana flower basket 花籠

Price:  350,00

Large, uniquely shaped woven bamboo ikebana flower basket 花籠 (hanakago) boasts an attractive warm brown patina.

It features a baluster-shaped body that gracefully widens into a broad neck, complemented by a pair of prominent ring handles. The design seamlessly transitions into a square base towards the bottom.

The basket is expertly woven using both thin and broad strands of Susutake 煤竹 (‘smoked bamboo’), intricately plaited in a mix of parallel horizontal and oblique lines. This technique results in captivating, continuous bands.

Period: Japan – Taishô period (1912-1916).

Approx. dimensions:
Height 31 cm, Width 39 cm, Depth 34 cm.

In a very good original condition. Please have a look at the photos for a condition reference.

When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.

Ref. No. : C2630

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