The Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1920 item #1246731
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$860.00
Korean chest with beautiful burl wood front panels, with handmade brass hardware, with etched floral patterns and designs. Three rectangular drawers line the top, and below are two large rectangular doors with a large brass backplate resembling a flower or sun. Each door is lined with original red paper backing, opening to the chest's interior. Dark softwood exterior with original finish. circa 1900 Size: 26.25" height, 34.75" width, 17.25" depth
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1700 item #1246586
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Rare and beautiful Chinese temple cabinet, its style and form found in traditional Shanxi art, made from pine wood, with a continuous line of applied moulding along its top and sides, called ruyi lappets. Its inner border is decorated with taohuan panels, with detailed carvings of flowers, human figures, and various animals such as a rabbit, dog, and two scaled beasts...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1243471
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$3,500.00
Antique Japanese rootwood burl kashibachi, or serving dish for sweets. It is hand-carved from a beautiful hardwood, all in one continuous piece, and has very interesting twists and gnarls throughout. Meiji period (1868-1912) Size: 12.72" height, 16.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1240071
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$2,750.00
Gorgeous antique Korean two-unit stacked chest (ichung nong), made of lacquered burl, paloma, and elmwood ( or zelkovia), with high quality white brass accents of flowers, cranes, and butterflies to symbolize good fortune and happiness. Has brass handles on front and sides of each unit. Size: 34.5" length, 16" width, 53" tall stacked (top unit 23.75" tall, bottom unit 29" tall)
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1837 VR item #1179572
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Beautiful large antique Japanese ranma (transom), highly carved with pair of birds in flight and gnarled pine tree. Central carving wood is Keyaki (Elm), framing Hinoki (Japanese Cypress). Period: Meiji/Taisho. Early 20th Century. Size: 87.5" length x 18.5" width x 1.5" thick.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1082648
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$5,000.00
Rare and Beautiful late Edo period (circa 1850's) small bar tansu from Tohoki area in Japan. Made of keyaki Hardwood with Stunning original glowing finish, accented by round black iron handles with locking bar. Includes hand forged iron stand that supports and floats the piece off the ground. Great original condition. Measures 24" high x 18.5" wide x 14.5" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1910 item #983779
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Unusual Japanese antique rootwood stand of hardwood, flat burl platform with many intertwining roots joined together for base, small losses. Meiji/Taisho period. Size: 28.5”H 20”W 15”D
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #968012
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$2,500.00
Japanese keyaki bar tansu with original finish, kiri leaf shaped lock on top drawer, bar opens with one key. Dimensions: 24.25" High x 29.5" Long x 20.75" Deep
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1837 VR item #881812
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$2,000.00
Japanese Edo Period Samurai's Armor Box, with iron fittings, mon on top lid cover and kanji writing on side. For transport with iron rings for tie-downs. All-kiri wood, wear and losses. Dimensions: 21" Deep 18" Wide 26" High.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #764921
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A fabulous two section Japanese Sado Island Isho Tansu made of burl Keyaki wood with Sugi frame and Kiri wood interior dating from the Meiji period (c.1900), with beautiful forged iron fittings on a lacquer finish, all original and in top condition, 3 keys. Size: L 45.5" x H 45" x D 17"
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1900 item #696089
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Japanese Sakata area keyaki kodansu, beautiful condition and original finish. Hardware includes crane and turtle symbols of happiness and longevity on largest lock. Bar hardware has family mon. Meiji Period, circa 1860s. Size: 22"H 11.25"D 22.25"L
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1900 item #675327
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$650.00
Chinese chair with rattan seat made of ju-mu wood, late 19th early 20th century (c1900). Solid condition. H37" x W23" x D18"
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1700 item #663969
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Beautifully weathered Kiri wood Sado Island Fune Tansu, possible as old as 18th century. Height 19" width 21.5" depth 17"
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #531900
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$1,250.00
Antique Chinese buffet cabinet with three drawers along top, beautiful brass hardware, medium brown finish. Size: 33 1/4" high x 42" wide x 17 3/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #527285
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$2,500.00
Large hand carved natural wood Mongolian alter shrine. 5 drawers used for storage and 3 open compartments for displaying prominent religious pieces. The bottom has one small opening door and two "secret" hidden sliding panels on either side. Beautiful natural rustic look and feel..

Early 19th Century

Size: 48 3/4" high x 91" wide x 11" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #527083
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Gorgeous Rare Japanese single section isho tansu (clothing chest) from Sado Island, made of kiri (paulownia) wood with translucent reddish orange lacquer finish, fantastic iron hardware including large and elaborate lockplates featuring phoenixes, safe door open to two small drawers, Meiji Period (circa late 1800's). Size: 44 1/2" high x 45 1/2" wide x 17 3/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #522594
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$850.00
Chinese square table made of jumu (elm) wood, great traditional style, 19th century. Size: 25 3/4" high x 32 3/4" wide x 32 3/4" wide
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1900 item #520021
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Rare and beautiful Japanese Karuma tansu (storage chest on wheels), made of keyaki (elm) wood with original finish, iron hardware, interior has shelf and three small safe drawers, Edo Period (early 19th century). Size: 50" high x 47" wide x 23 1/2" deep. Exhibited: "Moving Cabinetry: Tansu from The Zentner Collection", Palo Alto Art Center, 2005.