Japan is a country with rich culture and tradition with lots of ceremonies. From ancient time till today, the Japanese culture is characterized by different antiques from different periods. The Japanese antiques are widely popular today, not only among the collectors, but also they are used as home decor.
The value of the Japanese antiques for sale can be seen in many antique stores all over the world. Japanese antiques include furniture, porcelain, pottery, screen, armor, swords, dolls, toys, decorative items, textiles and other valuable items. If you are a lover and a fan of high quality Japanese antiques, here is a simple guide that can help you to find the best Japanese antiques for sale.
Finding Japanese antiques for sale can be difficult, because these rare items are hard to find everywhere. Additionally, most of them are very expensive and for most people they are a luxury. However, if you are a fan of Japanese antiques, you are probably prepared to travel a lot and to pay the price for getting the desired antiques.
Hand made Japanese elements have been used as decor for many years, and they are still considered to be some of the most valuable decorative items. In combination with Japanese furniture and textures, you can have a very modern and sophisticated home with a fresh approach. This Japanese look and decor is widely used in Australia and can be achieved by including Japanese antiques, such as lanterns, vases, pots, garden stools, tables, etc. This trend is also present in other countries across the world.
The Japanese porcelain is among the most popular Japanese antiques available for sale. The Japanese porcelain is decorated by hand and it features incredible textures, metalwork and fans. There are different styles, decorations, signatures and glazes of porcelain, coming from different Japanese periods. The production of porcelain increased significantly in the 15th century, when the Japanese ceremony of drinking tea became very popular. In the 17th and 18th century, the Japanese porcelain started to be exported in Europe and became popular all around the world.
Undoubtedly, the most popular Japanese antiques are the Japanese swords. There are different Japanese swords depending on the period when they were made. However, these antiques are pure state of art. Katana is the most popular Japanese sword which was used by the samurai warriors for many years. The Japanese sword guard Tsuba is also very popular Japanese antique, because every sword is unique and hand-made.