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Vintage Japanese Cha Tansu Tea Chest

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Furnishings: Furniture: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1920: Item # 1336541

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985 E. San Carlos Ave. San Carlos
California 94070

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This is a vintage Japanese tea chest called Cha Tansu. It measures 47" tall, 35.5" wide, 13.5" deep. Constructed from persimmon (Kaki), Horse Chestnut (Tochinoki), and Paulownia (Kirinoki) woods, this cabinet was used to store tea sets and items used for tea service to entertain guests. The shelves were used for seasonal display.