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A Chinese timber chest, probably Republic period, early 20th century, the table chest of drawers with a key operated removable front, with finger jointed edges, a pair of bronze 'C' scroll carry handles, a circular key plate and cast domed decorati
An Eastern travelling scholars chest, mid to late 19th century, probably Japanese or Korean, having camphorwood construction, elm and burr elm, veneer, with original iron and brass handles, drawer, locks, brass mounts, multiple fitted inner drawers and sli
A large square-corner 'dragon', display cabinet, Liang'ge gui, the upper display shelf framed by shaped aprons pierced with a frieze of archaistic dragons above and a balustrade below carved in relief with dragons among cloud scrolls, above a p
Sendai-Tansu Kimono chest Edo period elm wood, four long drawers above three mid-size and three short drawers, with brass hardware, with merchant's name to back. Height 100 cm. Width 57 cm. Depth 43 cm
An antique Japanese timber and iron chest, Meiji period, late 19th century, of travelling chest form with carry handles, having two shallow drawers, with a deeper drawer below flanked by a small drawer with a secret compartment to the rear, with iron work
A Chinese huanghuali table-top chest, guanpixiang, Late Qing dynasty or Republic period of rectangular form with a bail handle on each side, the hinged domed cover set with brass ruyi-head corner mounts and chain, opening to reveal a separate compartment a
A c.1880s Japanese two section Nihonmatsu cedar kimono chest, a combination of three long drawers above another with small cupboard beside enclosing two further drawers, decorative black finished iron handles and binding. 105.5 cm x 43 cm x 108 cm
Two section Japanese zelkova and lacquer mizuya [kitchen chest], Meiji period, the upper section with sliding cupboards above small drawers, the lower section with sliding cupboards. Height 172 cm, width 180 cm
Good Japanese Kaiden-dansu (step chest), Meiji period (1868-1912), with multiple drawers and sliding cupboards with forged metal warabite handles and backplates. Width 1,70 cm x Height 206 cm. Provenance: Purchased at the Sulu Gallery sale, Art and Object
A rare Japanese 1880s Sendai kimono chest, the chestnut front with a combination of two full width drawers flanking five other drawers, two enclosed behind the small cupboard door, decorative sand cast iron handles and shaped back plates, large engraved ci
An early/mid-20th century Japanese Kyoto red lacquered chest of four full width drawers above two further drawers, brass drop handles, escutcheons and strapped mounts, iron side handles, good finish to the lacquer. 88 cm x 38 cm x 102 cm
An early 20th century Japanese cedar and paulownia two section kimono chest, two full width drawers above two ¾ width, flanked to one side by a cupboard enclosing three drawers above a further drawer, decoratively pierced, engraved and fret cut metal fitti
A c.1880's Japanese Choba Dansu (shop) chest of medium to small size with two vertical slatted doors enclosing a small drawer with a further secret compartment enclosed, all above two short drawers and a full width drawer below, original shaped steel lock
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