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 Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Item No. 8839/14605
Material Hinoki (Cypress), Sugi(Cedar)
Age Late Meiji to Taisho 1890-1920
Size W 35 3/4 x D 15 3/4 x H 37 1/2 inches
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Japanese Antique Two Section Glass Display Merchant Tansu

Item No. 8869/14604
Material Hinoki (Cypress), Sugi(Cedar)
Age Late Meiji 1890-1910
Size W 42 1/2 x D 15 x H 64 1/2 inches
Price $1,750

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 Japanese Antique Two Section Glass Display Merchant Tansu

Japanese Antique Two Section Glass Display Merchant Tansu

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 8812/14596
Material Kiri (Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 22 1/2 x D 12 x H 22 3/4 inches
Price $895

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 8865/14595
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 25 1/2 x D 13 x H 24 incheds
Price $1,450

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

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Remarkable Japanese Showa Butsudan Altar Shrine

Item No. 0/14594
Material Gold Gilt Lacquer Wood
Age 1940's
Size W 24 1/2 x D 21 1/2 x H 61 3/4 inches
Price $3,300

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Japanese Showa Butsudan Altar Shrine Chest

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Japanese Antique Cha Dansu Tea Tansu Chest

Item No. 8871/14593
Material Kuwa (Mulberry wood), Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 31 x D 14 x H 35 inches
Price $950

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 Japanese Antique Cha Dansu Tea Tansu Chest

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Gorgeous Japanese Antique Kasane (chest on chest) Sendai Tansu

Item No. 8850/14592
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood), Hinoki(Cypress wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 47 3/4 x D 17 1/2 x H 36 inches
Price $2,850

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Gorgeous Japanese Antique Kasane (chest on chest) Sendai Tansu

Gorgeous Japanese Antique Kasane (chest on chest) Sendai Tansu

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 8866/14591
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1880's
Size W 21 1/2 x D 14 x H 26 1/4 inches
Price $1,285

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Japanese Antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 8864/14590
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1870's
Size W 23 3/4 x D 12 1/2 x H 17 1/2 inches
Price $850

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Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

Item No. N1001 / 14589
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Showa Era 1950's
Size W 46 /2 x D 17 3/4 x H 71 inches
Price $995

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 Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

Japanese Kimono Tansu Chest

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