Chinese Two-Door Elmwood Chest

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This handsome elmwood chest was handcrafted over a hundred years ago according traditional Chinese woodworking techniques. Using neither screws, nails or glue, a skilled woodworker fashioned the chest to be sturdy and to seamlessly unite the elements into an elegant whole. The chest exhibits a pleasing rusticity that can only be obtained over time.

Additional dimensions
Top shelf: 27" W x 15" D x 9.75" H
Bottom shelf: 27" W x 15" D x 11.75" H.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Qing
  • Place of Origin
    China
  • Date of Manufacture
    1850
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions
    30.5 in. H x 31.5 in. W x 20.5 in. D
    77 cm H x 80 cm W x 52 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82008190003
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2006

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Chicago, IL

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