Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
An antique Japanese Nagoya Mizuya Tansu (kitchen chest) made of Keyaki (Zelkova) and Hinoki (Cypress) woods. All original bronze hardware. 2 section set. Upper section features 2 sets of sliding doors and four side by side drawers below. Bottom section has a pair of sliding doors and 3 side by side drawers. Originally used as a kitchen chest to store large jars of water, dishes, cooking utensils and serving ware. In a contemporary home, it will function well as a linen chest or beautiful storage cabinet.

Age: Meiji Period (1890-1900)

Dimensions: 47 3/4" Wide by 66 7/8" High by 17 1/8" Deep
$1,250.00
item #1462822