Merchant's Chest from Takayama

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  • Merchant's Chest from Takayama
  • Merchant's Chest from Takayama
  • Merchant's Chest from Takayama
  • Merchant's Chest from Takayama
  • Merchant's Chest from Takayama

Merchant's Chest from Takayama

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Cho dansu (merchant chest) from Takayama, Gifu Prefecture, Japan.  Handle-less drawer style is distinctive to the region.

  • Keyaki drawer faces - Japanese elm wood
  • Hinoki wood case - Japanese cypress wood
  • Sugi drawer interiors - Japanese cedar wood
  • Shunkei lacquer
  • Hand forged iron hardware
  • Late 19th Century
  • 31" x 15.25" x 32.25" (width, depth, height)
Conserved by Shibui for the Northern American climate.
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