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15D11 Choba Tansu / SOLD

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Item#:
15D11
Age: Early Meiji period (1860's-1880's)
H: 40.25 inches, W: 36.25 inches, D: 16.00 inches
Price: $1,850.00
Comments:

Sorry but this Antique has been sold. If you are interested in this item, please contact us to find out if we have something similar available. Thank you.






Product Description

This is an antique Japanese merchant chest called Choba Tansu from Kansai region.  Constructed from Hinoki (Cypress) and Sugi (Cedar) woods.

Merchant chests were displayed with pride by the owner of a shop to give customers the impression of success and longevity of the business establishment.  It was almost always situated in a prominent location of the store to catch the view of the client.