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Rare Japanese Edo Kannon Biraki Tansu

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Furniture: Pre 1920: Item # 1337868
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Unusual Antique Japanese kannon biraki tansu made with Kiri (paulownia) wood in all original natural finish. Very rare to see a kannon biraki of this small size and layout. The upper hinged doors secure with a large central lock in a design of kiri leaves with inside locking pin. It has many drawers of varied size and a small lock box with wonderful iron decoration. Mid Edo age (1615-1867)

Size: 33.5" L x 17.5" W x 32.5" H