Antique Japanese wooden bucket with handle and iron rings around its body, use for taking measurements of rice. Within it is a large nokogiri saw with a wooden handle and a long, wooden blade cover, a thinner hand saw, and a small axe with engraved symbols and arrows pointing towards the blade. May be separated for individual purchase by request.
Sizes and pricing:
(bucket) 19.25" height, 13" width $150
(nokogiri saw) 30" length, 10" width $150
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Chinese huanghuali low table with a detailed pair of dragons and billowing smoke clouds carved into the front and sides, and dragon heads carved into the feet. Has a shapely and elegant design, and beautiful grain patterns.
Size: 14" height, 46.5" width, 34" depth
Antique Japanese gyosho bako (merchant's chest) made from kiri wood with a dark brown lacquer on its exterior, iron corner hardware, side handles, door hinges, and front lock. Its front door swings open to reveal a large storage compartment with a locked drawer below. The inside of the door has the antiquated remains of a paper sheet, printed with the image of the prosperity god, Daikoku. Comes with a custom iron stand that craddles the piece in place. Edo Age with Stunning Original Finish.
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Antique Japanese single section tansu from the Tsuruoka region, with a beautiful black lacquer front and red lacquered top and sides. It has two large drawers, with dusty rose colored iron hardware and warabite handles, three rounded iron lockplates, etched with designs of foliage. Meiji period (1868-1912) Original Finish.
Size: 20" height, 33.75" width, 16" depth
Small Antique Kiri Wood Tansu Chest with two sliding doors that open up to a half shelf on one side. Has three bottom drawers with nicely detailed black iron handles. Handles decorated with lotus flower designs. Holding handles on either side are hidden and slide up to carry.
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Dimensions: Height 18", Length 36", Depth 16.17"
Antique Japanese hangai tansu, used for storing clothing aboard of a ship, with iron warabite handles and a front lid that lifts up and away to reveal a roomy upper storage level compartment and four drawers. Sugi Wood (cedar)
Meiji period (1868-1912)
Size: 18.5" height, 28" width, 14" depth
Japanese three section clothing tansu (uawaoki tsuki isho kasane tansu) made from kiri (paulownia) wood. It has simple cast iron hardware, its topmost section has two sliding doors with a shelved interior and three small drawers below with round locks and warabite handles. The middle section has two large hinged doors, with two handles mounted on iron plating, pierced with designs of flowers and fenghuang/phoenixes flying opposite each other. Inside are three large sliding shelves. The bottommos ...click for details
Beautiful Japanese Kuri Tansu made of rich chestnut with black lacquer on frontal frame, sides, and top. Contains four big drawers for ample storage space. Decorated with four iron lock fixtures on each drawer in the shape of Japanese fans. Tansu has two iron side handles for carrying. From Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Dimensions: 24.75" Height, 34.25" Width, 16.75" Diameter
Antique Japanese single section tansu from the Tsuruoka region, with a beautiful black lacquer front and red lacquered top and sides. It has two large drawers, with dusty rose colored iron hardware and warabite handles, three rounded iron lockplates, each with different interesting etchings of flora, rock formations, and one with a flying crane. The bottom corner has a pretty hinged locking door with pierced decorative plating and two small black lacquered drawers within. Small iron key included ...click for details