Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu

Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
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Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu Edo Period Kiri From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures
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Rolling Merchant Chest - Karuma Dansu

7,500.00

Item No. T-1628 | $7500

The classic Edo merchant's rolling chest (kuruma-dansu) is in fine condition and has simple iron details. The stout frame exhibits mortise and tenon joinery throughout. The lower sliding doors secure a compartment which has three kiri wood drawers. From Echigo and Etchu - what are now Niigata and Toyama prefectures. 

Restored by Shibui for the North American climate.

Wood: Kiri (Paulownia tomentosa)

Dimensions: 37.75" x 32.5" x 20" (WxHxD)

Period: Edo (1603-1867)

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