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Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan late Edo period
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Ref : 100749
3 700 €
Period :
19th century
Provenance :
Japan
Medium :
Keyaki and iron
Dimensions :
l. 36.42 inch X H. 38.19 inch X P. 17.52 inch
Asian Works of Art  - Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan late Edo period 19th century - Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan late Edo period  - Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan late Edo period
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Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan late Edo period

Merchant's chest, Choba Dansu, Japan, late Edo period, 19th century.

Japanese merchant chest (choba-dansu) in Keyaki. The piece has, in its lower part, three drawers closed by a locking bar and a safe closed by a door with metal reinforcements opening on three small drawers in light wood. In its upper part, the cabinet consists of a compartment with sliding doors. There is a large drawer on the upper part with locking plate. Iron handles on openwork plates.
Choba-dansu chests were used by merchants on the choba (raised platform of a store) to store daifukucho (account books) and related trading materials.
Good condition. Restored by our workshop.
Late Edo period, mid-19th century.
Height 97 cm L / W 92.5 x 44.5

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