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

Japanese antique Lacquer Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 8436 K /13290
Material Keyaki (Zelkova wood), Sugi(Cedar)
Age Late Meiji 1850's
Size W 31 1/4 x D 17 3/4 x H 24 inches
Price $1,300

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Japanese Antique Lacquer Sado Tansu

Item No. 0/13285
Material Keyaki (Zelkova wood), Sakura (Cherry wood)
Age Late Edo 1850's
Size W 33 1/2 x D 15 x H 29 3/4 inches
Price $2,200

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Japanese Antique Mizuya Dansu Kitchen Tansu Chest

Item No. 8445 K / 13284
Material Hinoki(Cypress), Keyaki(Zelkova), Sugi(Cedar)
Age Late Meiji to Taisho 1890-1920
Size W 66 x D 19 3/4 x H 67 3/4 inches
Price $2,450

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Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8383/13283
Material Sugi(Cedar), Hinoki(Cypress)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 45 x D 17 1/2 x H 41 inches
Price $950

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Japanese Antique Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8444 K / 13282
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Hinoki(Cypress), Keyaki(Zelkova)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 34 3/4 x D 15 1/2 x H 62 1/2 inches
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Kiri Tansu

Item No. 8401/13281
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 34 1/2 x D 17 x H 38 inches
Price $1,250

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Gorgeous Matsumoto Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8397/13280
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Mid. Meiji 1880's
Size W 34 1/4 x D 17 x H 41 1/2 inches
Price $2,800

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Small Japanese Table

Item No. 8335/13275
Material Kuri (Chestnut wood)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 21 3/8 x D 13 x H 6 inches
Price $198

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Lacquer Maki-e Tansu

Item No. 8331/13272
Material Kiri (Paulonwia wood), Sakura wood(Cherry wood)
Age Late 1900
Size W 35 1/2 x D 17 3/4 x H 39 3/4 inches
Price $6,800

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Two Sectional Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 0/13271
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood), Hinoki(Cypress wood)
Age Early to Mid. 1900
Size W 33 1/4 x D 16 x H 43 1/2 inches
Price $850

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