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Antique Kiri Bridesmaid Isho Tansu

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Furniture: Pre 1900: Item # 1173837
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A six drawer with a locked cabinet isho tansu ( tansu to hold clothes) originating from Kyoto, made of Kiri wood front and Sugi wood frame. Inside the middle section of the large drawer is a paper label. The label states: (From the left) Iseyoshi (name of the merchant), Yomeiri Dogurui (pieces for bride's dowries), Itsuji, Jogonji iru (location in the city of Kyoto). Age: 19th century Size: Height: 40" Width: 15.75" Length: 35.25"