Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
An antique Japanese Cha Tansu made from solid Keyaki (Zelkova) & Keyaki Burl woods with a Kirinoki (Paulownia) wood drawer back. Removable trick shelves behind the sliding side by side doors. Original bronze fittings and a lucky Gourd carved drawer handle out of Kakinoki (Persimmon) wood with the same wood used for the sliding door handles. Decorative open fan shaped side windows that function both as entrance for light on the shelves and handles for carrying this chest about.

Age: Late Meiji Period (1890-1912)

Dimensions: 29 3/8" x 35 1/2" Wide x 13 3/4" Deep
item #1424847