Japanese Tansu and Antique Furniture

Tansu is the word for chest, chest of drawers, or cupboard in Japanese. Around Meiji era 1860-1910, tansu were made for different uses and purposes such as for storing kimono and futon, for kitchen cupboard, for keeping samurai sword, and they even made chest for traveling… All the tansu are portable, movable, and functional. In different parts of Japan, they made its own style of tansu, such as Sendai Tansu, Nihonmatsu Tansu. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tansu

Gorgeous Antique Japanese Mizuya Kitchen Tansu Chest

Item No. 8807 / 14925
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Keyaki(Zelkova wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 72 1/4 x D 19 1/2 x H 67 1/2 inches
Price $3,850

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Gorgeous Antique Japanese Mizuya Kitchen Tansu Chest

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Japanese Antique Lacquer Kiri Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Item No. O 6 / 14924
Material Kiri (Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Late Edo 1850's
Size W 31 1/4 x D 13 3/4 x H 27 inches
Price $1,350

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Japanese Antique Lacquer Kiri Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Japanese Antique Lacquer Kiri Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

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Wonderful Japanese Antique Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Set

Item No. 8884/14919
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 71 1/4 x D 15 1/2 x H 66 inches
Price $3,300

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 Wonderful Japanese Antique Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Set

Wonderful Japanese Antique Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Set

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Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

Item No. 1011/14918
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Showa era 1940's
Size W 39 1/2 x D 16 1/2 x H 66 1/2 inches
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Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

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Japanese Antique Isho Tansu

Item No. 8841/14917
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 44 3/5 x D 15 3/4 x H 40 1/4 inches
Price $1,500

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Japanese Antique  Isho Tansu

Japanese Antique Isho Tansu

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Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Item No. 8797/14916
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 29 1/4 x D 14 x H 29 inches
Price $950

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Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

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Japanese Antique Mizuya ( Kitchen Chest .)

Item No. 0/ 14915
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Keyaki(Zelkova wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Late Meiji era to Taisho 1890-1920
Size L 70 7/8 " D 18" H 66 1/2"
Price $4,500

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Japanese Antique Kasane (Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Item No. 8867/14914
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 34 3/4 x D 15 1/4 x H 39 inches
Price $1,395

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Japanese Antique Kasane (Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Japanese Antique Kasane (Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

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Wonderful Japanese Antique Sado Tansu

Item No. 8847/14913
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Early Meiji era 1870's
Size W 47 x D 17 1/2 x H 23 1/2 inches
Price $3,500

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 Wonderful Japanese Antique Sado Tansu

Wonderful Japanese Antique Sado Tansu

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Gorgeous Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

Item No. 8810/14912
Material Paulownia wood
Age Late Edo 1850's
Size W 36 1/4 x D 16 1/2 x H 40 1/2 inches
Price $2,850

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Gorgeous Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

Gorgeous Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

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