Chinese Twelve-Drawer Chest

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This twelve-drawer mortise and tenon construction chest is a Classic Qing Dynasty design, handcrafted in Shanxi Province out of Elmwood. The clean lines and simple, handcrafted hardware are strikingly modern. It may have once been used for storage in a woman's sleeping quarters, filled with silks, curios, and other personal items. With all its compartments, the coffer would play well today as a sideboard or credenza.

Additional dimensions
Drawers: 13" W x 11.25" D x 3.5" H.



    Of the Period
    Place of Origin
    Date of Manufacture
    Wear consistent with age and use
    33.25 in. H x 55.25 in. W x 17.75 in. D
    84 cm H x 140 cm W x 45 cm D
    Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
    Reference Number
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