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Antique Japanese Kiri Choba Tansu

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Furniture: Pre 1920: Item # 1255047
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Fantastic quality Japanese kiri wood choba tansu, or merchant's chest. It has three long drawers with two kakute (squared) handles and iron locks, and three small drawers with a single kakute handle. Its middle has two large sliding panel doors opening to a shelved area, and the tansu's lower bottom corner has a lockbox with hinged door and two small drawers inside. An iron key is included. Meiji period (1867-1912) Size: 33.75" height, 30" width, 16" depth