Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
Antique Japanese isho tansu (chest on chest for clothing). Made all of kiri (paulownia) wood. The top section has two large full-width drawers while the bottom section has a full-width drawer and a medium sized drawer beside two small drawers in the lower right hand portion. Iron hardware includes matching large round lock plates and foliate corner bracing on each drawer. Richly grained wood and natural finish.

Age: Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 41 1/2" high x 34" wide x 15 3/4" deep
item #1436457