19th Century Japanese Wheeled Merchant Tansu Chest For Sale
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19th Century Japanese Wheeled Merchant Tansu Chest

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This impressive Edo period tansu was made in the early to mid-19th century. It is a difficult to find Classic merchant's chest with the door slats in the "stone - tatami" pattern reserved for influential or privileged merchants. The hand-wrought hardware is all intact and original and is both decorative and is designed to protect the principal mortise and tenon joints. It locks with its original key.

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  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 19 in. x W 36 in. x D 19 in.H 48.26 cm x W 91.44 cm x D 48.26 cm
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU81281056626
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