Wood peg construction (see last picture). All the hardware is made of hand forged iron in the kakute (square) shape with a burnt lacquer protective finish. This tansu chest has total of five drawers a. Ll of which slide easily without binding.
This chest has over a century and a half old original warm aged original finish. Having been used lovingly over the centuries, it remains in very fine original antique condition.
And should serve one well for another century of use. It measures 17 3/4" wide by 20" high by 14 deep (45 x 51 x 36 cm). A great piece of Japanese history and an interesting.You'll love it, I guarantee it......... Sailerking and the Shogun's Gallery have been in the Japanese antique business for over 38 years, and highly value our customers. Satisfaction Guarantee: All items are carefully described and photographed.
Most items listed are antiques, and as such may have an expected amount of wear from normal use. We do not sell items with major flaws without mentioning it in the listing.See photos and descriptions for condition. The item "ANTIQUE JAPANESE 5 DRAWER MEIJI ERA (C. 1870) KO-DANSU PERSONAL TANSU CHEST" is in sale since Thursday, February 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Boxes".
The seller is "sailerking" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.