Chests

Korean Scholar’s Multi-levels Document Cabinet
1880, elm and pear wood, brass fittings, from Cheon Ra Nam Do Province. This arresting tall chest has the frame… Read more.
Japanese Merchant Chest
Ca 1920, paulownia, cedar or cypress, iron fittings. This chest with wooden locking bar in front is known in Japan… Read more.
Antique Japanese Dansu Found in Korea
1880, paulownia wood, found in Korea after the Japanese Occupation of Korea; original old-fashion key survived.  Certified. This chest was… Read more.
Rare Royal Wedding Box
Ca 1860, found on Kangwha Island.  Certified palace gift box; paulownia wood, mother-of-pearl inlay.  30.5″ L, 14.75″ W, 18.25″ H… Read more.
Cheon Chu Bandaji (Blanket Chest)
Ca 1870, elm, Cheon Chu City.  City known for high quality furniture; original auspicious thick sculpted metal decorations; certified. 33½”… Read more.
Rice Chest
Mid 19th C, pine and zelkova, Kyang Ki Do Provence.  Made from valued wood; has coin wealth motif lock-plate; certified.… Read more.
Black Iron Book Chest
Ca 1870, pine, Kyang Ki Do Province.  Sturdily built with thick metal fittings and hand-hammered nail decorations; certified. 24” h.… Read more.
Korean Woven-cane Pattern Document Chest
Ca 1860, pear and chestnut wood, yellow brass, Kyung Ki Do Province.  39″ w,19.5″ d, 23.25″ h. This chest has… Read more.
Korean Two Units Oil Paper Stacked Chest
1860, paulownia wood, oiled rice paper, Kang Won Do province.  Certified. This stacked chest  is made of paulownia wood covered… Read more.
North Korean Blanket Chest
Ca 1870, lime wood, North Korea.  Ironwork distinctly Northern Korean in design; from N. Korea before war.  24¼” h. 30”… Read more.
North Korean Bandaji (Blanket Chest)
Ca 1870, chestnut wood with iron fittings, Pyongyang City. 24¼” h. 30” w. 15¼” d. Made in what is now… Read more.
Korean Persimmon Document Box
1890, pine and persimmon wood, original brass fittings with boss-head nails; Korea.  An authentic antique document/writing box.  This one was… Read more.
Korean Cheon Chu Double Blanket Chest
1870, zelkova, Cheon Chu City, Cheon Ra Buk Do Province.  35″ w, 12.75″ d, 42.5″ h. Cheon Chu City is… Read more.
Korean Wedding Box with Carved T-fret Design
1870. pear wood, iron fittings, found on Kang Wha Island. This is one of the treasure trove of furniture found… Read more.
Persimmon Wedding Chest-on-Chest with White Brass
1880, persimmon wood, white brass, “Double Happiness” in copper on lock-plate; Cheon Chu City.  Certified. 34.25″ w, 16.5″ d, 55.5″… Read more.
Korean Sharkskin Wedding Box
1860. lime wood with sharkskin and brass wire inlaid. Certified. This wedding box was used to store different kinds of… Read more.