Japanese Meiji Period Two-Part Tansu Clothing Chest with Butterfly Motifs For Sale
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Japanese Meiji Period Two-Part Tansu Clothing Chest with Butterfly Motifs

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A Japanese Meiji period two-part tansu clothing chest from the 19th century, with round medallion hardware and butterfly accents. Born in Japan during the 19th century, this wooden tansu chest is a fine example of Japan's traditional mobile cabinetry. Featuring a deep red finish contrasting beautifully with black accents, this clothing chest presents a rectangular top, sitting above a perfectly organized façade presenting four drawers and a small door concealing additional hidden drawers. Fitted with round medallion hardware adorned with exquisite butterfly motifs, this tansu is made of two sections, locked by a handle on each side. With its clean lines, its nicely weathered appearance and convenient storage, this Japanese Meiji period Tansu clothing chest will bring an exotic touch to any home.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition Details
    Age appropriate wear. Nicely weathered appearance, it has a functioning key. Please look at the various photos available.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 46.5 in. x W 37 in. x D 18 in.H 118.11 cm x W 93.98 cm x D 45.72 cm
  • Seller Location
    Yonkers, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    YN6520 / FEA Home
  • Reference Number
    LU863915329272
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