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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1386817
Zentner Collection
$2,750.00
Japanese antique single section mizuya (kitchen tansu for storage). Made of hinoki (Japanese cypress) wood with original deep brown lacquer finish. The right hand side of the chest has a compartment covered by a pair of sliding panels with keyaki wood details, open work carving and wire for ventilation. The largest compartment is covered with sliding panels with keyaki details and vertical slats. The inside of each of these compartments has one shelf. A series of 8 small drawers occupy t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1386414
Zentner Collection
$1,850.00
Japanese antique small ko tansu (personal chest) made all of kiri (paulownia) wood with black lacquered iron hardware. This small chest has 7 drawers of various sizes; 2 large drawers on the top portion, 2 medium drawers and 2 small drawers on the lower portion. The hardware is all made of blackened iron and includes round lock plates and square drawer pulls.

Edo Period (1603 - 1868)

Dimensions: 21 3/4" high x 24 3/4" wide x 13" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1385525
Zentner Collection
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Antique Japanese 2 section isho tansu (clothing chest) constructed of Kiri (paulownia) and Sugi (cedar) wood. With hand-forged iron lock plates, hardware, and handles. The upper section of the piece holds two open compartments side by side, and five shallow drawers of various size. One side of the chest has a lift-away door and the other with pair of sliding door panels framed with shou sugi ban panels. The lower section of the tansu holds five drawers for clothing and three drawers for small t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1383939
Zentner Collection
$1,100.00
Japanese two section clothing tansu, constructed with natural finish Kiri (paulownia) wood. Original condition. The four drawers with classic design of round iron hand-forged locks and pair of warabite drawer pulls, iron corner hardware and side handles.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 36 3/4" L x 16 1/2" D x 40 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1383904
Zentner Collection
$750.00
Japanese isho tansu, or clothing chest of drawers, constructed with Persimmon wood front drawers and a Sugi (cedar) frame and interior. The tansu holds four long drawers with metal pulls and round keyholes with floral plating. The sides of the piece are built with handles to carry and transport the tansu. Original condition with kanji inscription on backside of chest.

Taisho period (1912-1925)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1383902
Zentner Collection
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Japanese isho tansu, or clothing chest of drawers, constructed with Persimmon wood front drawers and a Sugi (cedar) frame and interior. The tansu holds four long drawers with metal pulls and round keyholes with floral plating. The sides of the piece are built with handles to carry and transport the tansu. Original condition with kanji inscription on backside of chest.

Taisho period (1912-1925)

Dimensions: 33 1/2" x 16 1/2" x 34" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1383749
Zentner Collection
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Japanese small merchant's chest, or chobako, with 3 recessed drawers under one long drawer running along the top of the piece. To the side are a small drawer and lock box with two small drawers hidden away inside. The piece has all hand-forged iron hardware and plating.

Dimensions: 24" L x 12 1/2" D x 16 3/4" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1382800
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Japanese gifu choba tansu made with Hinoki and Sugi wood and hand-forged iron hardware including Hirute drawer pulls and plating. The sliding panels with slats open to a spacious interior. The bottom of the chest holds two drawers recessed behind a locking bar, and a safe door with two small drawers inside. Original finish.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 35" L x 16 1/2" D x 37 1/4" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1382496
Zentner Collection
$2,250.00
Antique Japanese small tansu chest made all of kiri (paulownia) wood. The chest is configured with seven drawers of various sizes: 3 small drawers above 2 medium drawers above 2 large drawers. Black iron hardware includes 7 round lock plates, circular corner bracing and square drawer pulls.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 23 1/4" high x 27" wide x 13" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1381073
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An unusual vintage Japanese Choa tansu with Keyaki burl front hardwood panels. The chest is decorated with highly ornate floral motifs and filigree seen through the iron plating and hardware. Each drawer and compartment has a black lacquered interior. The tansu has side handles for transport. dates from Showa c1950

Dimensions: 21 1/2" x 13" x 31" H
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1380923
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Japanese small tansu chest, made all of kiri (paulownia) wood. Nicely constructed with thick kiri wood used for the drawer interiors, making them slide easily. 6 drawers of various sizes and one compartment with an interior shelf closed by a hinged door. Simple bronze hardware with warabite shaped drawer pulls.

Taisho Period

Dimensions: 21 1/2" high x 24" wide x 13 1/2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1380920
Zentner Collection
$1,650.00
Antique Japanese small tansu chest made of kiri (paulownia) wood. It has six drawers of various sizes and a compartment with a small shelf covered by two sliding panels. Hardware is made of iron and includes warabite shaped drawer pulls, round lock plates, corner bracing and side handles.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 18 1/2" high x 23 1/4" wide x 11 1/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1380905
Zentner Collection
$950.00
Antique Japanese single section tansu made with Persimmon hardwood panels with art deco style chevron motifs. The sliding pair of panels open by lotus motif metal pulls. Inside are two compartments, one open and the other with multi level interior shelving and a small drawer. The bottom of the chest holds two long drawers.

Dimensions: 45 1/2" x 16 1/2" x 24 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1380422
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Antique Japanese choba tansu (merchant's chest) made with Keyaki (elm) burl front hardwood and hand-forged iron hardware and plating. The merchant's chest holds two drawers over a sliding pair of panel doors with open compartment inside. Below this are seven small and two large drawers, each with "warabite" shaped pulls and decorative iron corner hardware. The original finish compliments the dramatic, natural burl grain.

Meiji period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 30 1/2" L x 16...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1379723
Zentner Collection
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A massive Japanese solid Keyaki (elm) hardwood Kannon Biraki merchant's chest. Decorated with hand-forged iron plating, the motifs seen throughout the piece's hardware include the image of Ebisu, one of the Seven Lucky Gods of Fortune, proudly holding up a freshly caught fish, a large Mokko (melon) shaped lock on the front pair of doors, with flowers and pine trees adorning the drawer below in the form of its lock and handle plates. Inside the chest are six more drawers, with a secret compartmen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1379505
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Antique Japanese single section tansu made with Kiri (paulownia) and Sugi (cedar) wood in its original, natural wood finish. The piece holds 2 long drawers, decorated with round keyholes, metal pulls, and iron plates and handles on both its sides.

Taisho Period (1912-1925)

Dimensions: 35" L x 14 3/4" D x 19" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1379502
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Japanese clothing tansu constructed of natural finish Kiri wood (paulownia) and Sugi (cedar) wood, the piece has two stacking sections and a Kiri wood base.The upper section holds two sliding doors and three small drawers while the lower unit holds the two largest drawers for folded kimonos and other clothing articles.

Taisho period (1912-1925)

Dimensions: 35" L x 15" D x 39" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1379082
Zentner Collection
$9,500.00
Japanese two section isho tansu (clothing chest) from the Sado Island area. Original dark reddish lacquer finish. With hand-forged iron hardware, decorative plating incised with motifs of cranes and turtles with many tails, both symbols of longevity. The lower unit holds a corner safe box with two small drawers concealed inside.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 41" L x 16" D x 41" H