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 Han Mizuya Tansu Half Kitchen Chest

Item No. 0/19404
Material Hinoki. Sugi. Keyaki
Age 1880-1910
Size W47”. D17”. H31 1/2”
Price $1,150

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Japanese Antique Gyosho Tansu Peddling Chest

Item No. A2/19402
Material Hinoki
Age 1780-1820
Size W10”. D21 3/4”. H27”
Price $1,350

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Japanese Antique Gyosho Tansu Peddling Chest

Item No. A1/19401
Material Hinoki
Age 1750-1790
Size W9 1/4”. D18 1/4”. 24” 3/4”
Price $1,200

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Japanese Antique Temoto Tansu Small Chest

Item No. 9199/19400
Material Hinoki. Sugi
Age 1890-1920
Size W19 1/2”. D14 3/4”. H17”
Price $398

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Japanese Antique Sendai Tansu Lacquer Chest

Item No. 0/19399
Material Keyaki. Sugi
Age Meiji era: 1860-1890
Size W46”. D17 1/2”. H34 1/4”
Price $2,380

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Japanese Antique Choba Tansu Merchant Chest.

Item No. 0/19398
Material Kiri (Paulownia)
Age Meiji era 1868-1910
Size W 31 1/2" D 16 1/4" H 39 3/4"
Price $1855

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Japanese Antique Kimono Tansu Clothing Chest.

Item No. 0/ 19393
Material Kiri, Sugi.
Age 1880-1900
Size W 47" D 16" H 61"
Price $ 1,285

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Japanese Antique Kasane Tansu Clothing Chest.

Item No. 9147/19392
Material Kiri, Sugi.
Age Meiji era 1868-1912.
Size W 35 3/4" . D 17 3/4". H 42 1/2".
Price $ 1,580

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Japanese Antique Cha Tansu Tea Chest

Item No. 0/19389
Material Hinoki. Sugi.
Age 1870-1890
Size W23 1/2". D11". H28 1/2"
Price

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