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Antique Japanese 2 Section Shonai Kasane Tansu

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Furnishings: Furniture: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1900: Item # 1337099

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985 E. San Carlos Ave. San Carlos
California 94070

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This is an authentic antique Japanese 2 section Shonai Kasane Tansu with a secret compartment used for kimono and textile storage. It measures that 41.75" tall ,34.63" wide,17.13" deep. Made entirely of Paulownia wood (Kirinoki) with unique and beautiful handmade iron fittings, this versatile chest of drawers could be used separately, side by side, or stacked together to complement any home decor. It was made in the Shonai plains of Yamagata prefecture which was well known for their decorative and creative metal craftmanship. The unusual feature of this tansu is the handsome metal plates.