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 Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Item No. 8909/15031
Material Hinoki(Cypress ),Sugi(Cedar), Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 37 1/4 x D 16 x H 43 inches
Price $1,250

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Japanese Antique Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

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Japanese Lacquered Trunk

Item No. 8896/15030
Material Lacquered wood.
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 25 x D 16 1/2 x H 14 inches
Price $750

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Japanese Lacquered Trunk

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Japanese Antique Mizuya Dansu Kitchen Tansu Cupboard

Item No. T 1 /15029
Material Hinoki(Cypress wood), Keyaki(Zelkova wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Late Meiji 1890-1910
Size W 71 1/2 x D 17 x H 66 1/4 inches
Price $3,500

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Japanese Antique Mizuya Dansu Kithchen Tansu Cupboard

Japanese Antique Mizuya Dansu Kithchen Tansu Cupboard

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Japanese Antique Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Item No. 8919/15028
Material Hinoki(Cypress), Sugi(Cedar)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 34 1/2 x D 15 1/4 x H 38 inches
Price $1,150

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Japanese Antique Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

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Japanese Antique Kiri Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Item No. 0/15027
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 33 x D 16 1/2 x H 47 1/2 inches
Price $1,800

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 Japanese Antique Kiri Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Japanese Antique Kiri Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

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Japanese Antique Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

Item No. 8901/15026
Material Keyaki(Zelkova), Sugi(Cedar), Kiri(Paulownia wood)
Age Meiji era 1868-1912
Size W 35 3/4 x D 16 1/2 x H 64 1/2 inches
Price $1,350

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Japanese Antique Kasane(Chest On Chest) Isho Tansu

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Japanese Antique Small Matsumoto Tansu

Item No. 8922/15023
Material Keyaki, Kiri , Sugi wood
Age Meiji 1868-1912
Size W 27 1/4 x D 12 1/2 x H 27 1/2 inches
Price $795

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Japanese Antique Small Matsumoto Tansu

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Japanese Keyaki Choba Tansu

Item No. 8903/15022
Material Keyaki(Zelkova)
Age Meiji 1868-1912
Size W 26 1/4 x D 13 1/2 x H 30 inches
Price $2,450

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Japanese Keyaki Choba Tansu

Japanese Keyaki Choba Tansu

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Japanese Antique Lacquer Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

Item No. 8890/15021
Material Paulownia wood
Age Meiji 1868-1912
Size W 37 1/4 x D 16 1/2 x H 40 1/2 inches
Price $1,850

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 Japanese Antique Lacquer Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

Japanese Antique Lacquer Kannon Biraki Kasane (Chest On Chest) Kiri Isho Tansu

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Japanese Antique Three Section Isho Tansu

Item No. 0/15020
Material Kiri(Paulownia wood), Sugi(Cedar wood)
Age Taisho era 1912-1926
Size W 46 x D 15 3/4 x H 62 inches
Price $950

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 Japanese Antique Three Section Isho Tansu

Japanese Antique Three Section Isho Tansu

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