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 Kimono Dansu Kimono Clothes Tansu Chest

Item No. 8123/12847
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 34 1/4 x D 15 x H 57 inches
Price $950

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Japanese antique Mizuya Dansu Kitchen Tansu Chest

Item No. Jo1/12846
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Sugi(Cedar wood), Forged Iron Hardware
Age Late Meiji 1890-1910
Size W 47 1/2 x D 14 1/2 x H 50 1/2 inches
Price $1,150

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Japanese antique two sectional Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8125/12845
Material Kiri(Paulownia), Sugi(Cedar) wood, Keyaki(Zelkova )wood, Forged Iron Hardware
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 35 1/4 x D 15 3/4 x H 62 1/4 inches
Price $1,150

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Japanese antique Mizuya Dansu Kitchen Tansu Chest

Item No. 8115/12844
Material Hinoki(Cypress), Sugi(Cedar), Forged iron Hardware
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 62 x D 20 x H 27 inches
Price $1,695

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Japanese antique Isho Dansu Clothing Tansu Chest

Item No. 8148/12843
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Forged Iron Hardware
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 37 x D 17 x H 40 1/2 inches
Price $998

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Butsudan Japanese Lacquer Altar

Item No. 8163/12842
Material Lacquer and Gilt wood
Age Early to Mid. 1900
Size W 25 x D 22 1/2 x H 62 inches
Price $1,450

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Japanese Cha Dansu Tea Display Tansu Chest

Item No. 8081/12841
Material Keyaki(jZelkova wood), Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Early to Mid. 1900
Size W 29 1/2 x D 12 1/4 x H 35 1/4 inches
Price $475

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Japanese antique Ko Dansu Small Tansu Chest

Item No. 0/12840
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Forged Iron Hardware
Age Meiji era 1868-1890
Size W 24 x D 13 x H 21 3/4 inches
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Gorgeous Japanese antique Kuruma Dansu Wheel Tansu Chest

Item No. 8135/12839
Material Keyaki(Zelkova wood), Sugi(Cedar), Forged Iron Hardware
Age Late Edo to early Meiji 1850's
Size W 40 x D 21 3/4 x H 45 3/4 inches.
Price $7,800

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Japanese antique Choba Dansu Merchant Tansu chest

Item No. 8119/12833
Material Keyaki(Zelkova), Sugi(Cedar), Hinoki(Cypress)
Age Meiji era 1868-1890
Size W 36 3/4 x D 18 1/4 x H 65 1/2 inches
Price $1,850

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