Kiri wood and used over 180 years ago in the late Edo Era c. There are are locks on every drawer. They have in time become inoperable and no key is necessary.
This tansu chest is made of solid kiri. (paulownia) wood with pegged-tenon open-mortise corner box joint. All the hardware is hand forged iron with hirute (leech) style drawer pulls in a protective burnt lacquer finish. This chest has all its 180 year old.
This tansu chest has a total of seven drawers of various sizes. All drawers move easily without binding, and it comes complete. This chest has nearly two centuries of old original. And, having been used lovingly over the centuries, it remains in fine original antique condition.
And should serve one well for another century of use. It measures 22 1/4" wide by 23" high by 15 3/4 deep (56.5 x 58.5 x 40 cm).A great piece of Japanese history and an interesting and. You'll love it, I guarantee it......... And the Shogun's Gallery of Portland, Oregon have been in the Japanese antique business for over 40 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 LATE EDO ERA (c.
1840) 7 DRAWER FUNA-DANSU SHIP'S CHEST TANSU" is in sale since Thursday, February 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "shoguns" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.