An antique Japanese Sakata Chobako (merchant box) made of Hinoki (Cypress) wood. All original hand forged iron hardware and natural acquired patina. Two full length drawers used to store calligraphy brushes, paper and documents for easy access when conducting merchant transactions.
Age: Edo Period (1800-1850)
Dimensions: 7 3/4″ Wide by 9″ High by 18 1/4″ Deep