Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture

$12,500.00
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture
  • Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture

Kuruma Dansu - Large Rolling Merchant Chest Japanese Antique Furniture

$12,500.00

Large Edo Period nagamochi (lidded chest) kuruma dansu (rolling chest). This type of merchant chest is noted as the first example of Japanese mobile cabinetry. Beautiful patina. Japanese antique furniture.

  • Kiri case - Paulownia wood
  • Sugi base and wheels - Japanese cedar wood
  • Hand forged iron hardware 
  • 19th Century
  • 48" x 38" x 32.5" (width, height, depth)
Conserved by Shibui for the Northern American climate.
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