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Antique Japanese Kasane Isho Tansu w/ Secret Compartments 2pc

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Directory: Antiques: Furnishings: Furniture: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: Item # 1324111

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This is a 2 section antique Japanese stacking chest called Kasane Kiri Isho Tansu.The dimensions are 39.75 inches tall , 37 inches wide and 16.75 inches deep It is made of Kiri (Paulownia) wood.The hinged door on the bottom right opens to reveal 2 additional drawers hidden from view. As if this wasn't enough, the tansu maker added one additional secret box to the piece. The age of this tansu is circa 1880 to 1890 from the mid Meiji era.