Tokyo dealers Yuki Kobayashi, left, and Hiroshi Muranishi, right, of Tanuki Japanese Antiques, pictured exhibiting at IACF Newark in May.

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Travelling 10,000 miles to stand as exhibitors for the first time at IACF Newark in May, Tokyo dealers Yuki Kobayashi and Hiroshi Muranishi of Tanuki Japanese Antiques were selling tea-making pieces, books and furniture.