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19th Century Late Edo Period Meiji Period Wood Black Drawer Chest / Tansu Chest

$2,000

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We Japanese introduce unique items with unique aesthetics, purchasing routes, and ways that no one can imitate. This is a chest of drawers from the late Edo period to the Meiji period in Japan. It may have turned black due to soot over a long period of time. I feel wabi-sabi. The height is just right, and it would be nice to decorate it with a vase on top. Also, because it is so old, there are traces of worm-eaten in the drawer. A groove is carved on the left side. This may have originally been something like a shelf on the left side. I repaired the drawer so it goes in and out smoothly.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 33.51 in. (85.1 cm)Width: 17.88 in. (45.4 cm)Depth: 11.19 in. (28.4 cm)
  • Style
    Edo (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    WoodworkWood
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Repaired: I repaired the drawer so it goes in and out smoothly.
  • Seller Location
    Sammushi, JP
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5487221846222

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: senzoku, Japan
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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