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 Tansu

Item No. P 1002 / 14934
Material Sugi(Cedar wood), Hinoki(Cypress wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 33 x D 15 1/2 x H 29 inches
Price $2,250

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Japanese Antique Lacquer Ko Tansu

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Japanese Antique Half Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8862/14933
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 34 3/4 x D 17 x H 20 1/2 inches
Price $685

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Japanese Antique Half Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

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Japanese Kimono Tansu (Closet)

Item No. 1008/14932
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Showa era 1940's
Size W 39 1/2 x D 23 3/4 x H 68 inches
Price $1,295

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 Japanese Kimono Tansu (Closet)

Japanese Kimono Tansu (Closet)

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Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Item No. 8788/14930
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 29 x D 14 1/2 x H 30 inches
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Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

Japanese Antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu Chest

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Japanese Antique Choba Tansu ( Merchant Chest .)

Item No. 0/ 14929
Material Keyaki ( Zelkova ) , Kaki (persimmon)
Age 1912-1926
Size W 24 7/8" D 11 1/2" H 24 7/8"
Price $1,358

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Japanese Antique Yonezawa Tansu

Item No. 8844/14928
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 40 3/4 x D 16 3/4 x H 42 inches
Price $2,395

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Japanese Antique Yonezawa Tansu

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Japanese Antique Kiri Three Section Kimono Tansu

Item No. 1009/14927
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 45 x D 16 x H 60 inches
Price

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Japanese Antique Kiri Three Section Kimono Tansu

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Japanese Antique Kiri Three Section Kimono Tansu

Item No. 1010/14926
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 37 x D 16 1/2 x H 63 1/4 inches
Price

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Japanese Antique Kiri Three Section Kimono Tansu

Japanese Antique Kiri Three Section Kimono Tansu

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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

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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