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Antique Korean Elm Wood Chest

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Furniture: Pre 1910: Item # 1258274
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Korean chest made from solid elm wood (Keyaki wood in Japanese), with two large hinged doors decorated with pierced brass plating, two front handles on incised brass backplates shaped like lucky bats, and a large front brass lockplate, which has been cleaned. The inside of the chest has 9 drawers of varying size, each with a brass handle on flower-shaped brass mounts. The chest is very sturdy and heavy, its bottom with lovely carved form. circa 1900s Size: 26" height, 23" width, 16.25" depth