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Antique Japanese Kasane Isho Tansu 2 section

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Furnishings: Furniture: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: Item # 1338090

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This is a 2 section authentic antique Japanese stacking chest called Tohoku Kasane Tansu. It is made entirely of Kiri (Paulownia) wood. The quality of craftsmanship and attention to detail makes this piece a unique treasure to own and use. It measures that 44.75" tall, 38.25" wide, 17.75" deep. The age of this tansu is circa 1880's to 1890's from the mid Meiji era. The hardware was entirely hand made and it features the raised tea leaf design on the corners of each drawer.