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Tansu Chest

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
737
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Tansu Chest, Japan, 19th/20th century, multitier with a doored compartment and nine drawers in four tiers, each compartment and door with iron fittings with locks and ruyi shape handles, 35 x 34 x 14 in.
Estimate $500-700

warping to wood causing some doors not opening.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Chest, Chinese art, Containers, Drawer, Economy, Furniture, Japanese home, Ruyi, Tansu, Vehicle door

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