An antique Japanese Kanazawa Mizuya Tansu in two sections made of Keyaki (Zelkova) and Hinoki (Cypress) woods. Original Bengara Urushi lacquer finish and hand made bronze hardware including the stylized Mokko handles. Sliding doors all open to spacious storage areas with removable shelves as well as five organizing drawers.. A trick lift-up and out door hides an area for additional storage. Side ribs for visual design and additional strength.
Originally used in the kitchen of a Japanese home to store jars of water, dishes, cooking and eating utensils. Present day design allows for use and function in any home decor.
Age: Meiji Era (1890-1900)
Dimensions: 57 1/4″ Wide by 59 1/2″ High by 18″ Deep