Sea Chest from Sado Island

$22,500.00
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island
  • Sea Chest from Sado Island

Sea Chest from Sado Island

$22,500.00

Cho bako (ledger box) style funa dansu (sea chest).  Designed for a captain or ship's owner. Bottom left side contains a wooden lock box. Center bottom is a water tight box. Bottom right contains two small drawers. Top right is a removable stacking writing box. Chest has the original patina.  An exceptional piece.

  • Keyaki - Japanese elm wood
  • Kiri - Paulownia wood
  • Iron hardware
  • 19th Century
  • 23" x 16" x 19.5" (width, depth, height)
Conserved by Shibui for the Northern American climate.
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