Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
An antique Japanese Tohoku Kasane Tansu (stacking chest on chest) made entirely of Kiri (Paulownia) wood. All original hand forged iron hardware including the rounded Kakute style handles with Sho Chiku Bai back plates. The full moon lock plates have an incised open fan design. In 2 sections, the upper portion has two full width drawers and the bottom section has a full width drawer, a partial width drawer and a security hinged door hiding 2 small drawers. Secret hiding space behind the small bottom drawer.

Age: Meiji Period (1880-1890)

Dimensions: 39" Wide by 43 1/2" High by 16 1/2" Deep
item #1463384