Two Sided Step Chest

$6,500.00
  • t-2639-kaidan-tansu-stairchest
  • t-2639-kaidan-tansu-stairchest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest
  • Two Sided Step Chest

Two Sided Step Chest

$6,500.00

Very unusual kaidan dansu (step chest) with access to storage on two sides.  This versatile piece of furniture doubled as both storage, and as a staircase to the second level of Japanese homes.

  • Keyaki drawer faces - Japanese elm wood
  • Sugi panels and drawer interiors - Japanese cedar wood
  • Hinoki frame - Japanese cypress wood
  • Kiri drawer faces - Paulownia wood
  • Hand forged iron hardware
  • Late 19th Century
  • 67.5" x 75" x 31" (width, height, depth)
Conserved by Shibui for the Northern American climate.
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