Chests

Yi Dynasty. Ca. 1870 Split-bamboo basketry on wood, Paulownia wood, brass fittings Kyang Ki Do          
Ca. 1870, Yi Dynasty, pear wood, hand-rubbed natural red mineral color, old-fashioned iron fittings, projects Neo-Confucianism ideals; Kyung Sang Nam
1880, pear wood with brass fixtures and red mineral color, found on Kang-wha Island; certified.  26" w, 14" d, 14.5"
1880, elm and pear wood, brass fittings, from Cheon Ra Nam Do Province. This arresting tall chest has the frame
Ca 1920, paulownia, cedar or cypress, iron fittings. This chest with wooden locking bar in front is known in Japan
1880, paulownia wood, found in Korea after the Japanese Occupation of Korea; original old-fashion key survived.  Certified. This chest has
  Ca 1860, found on Kangwha Island.  Certified palace document box; paulownia wood, mother-of-pearl inlaid.  30.5" L, 14.75" W, 18.25"
Ca 1870, elm, Cheon Chu City.  City known for high quality furniture; original thick sculpted metal decorations; certified. 33½” h.
Mid 19th C, pine and zelkova, Kyung Ki Do Provence.  Made from valued wood; has coin wealth motif lock-plate; certified.
Ca 1870, pine or elm, and zelkova; Kyung Ki Do Province.  Sturdily built with thick metal fittings and hand-hammered nail
Circa 1860; pear and chestnut wood inlay; yellow brass; Kyung Ki Do Province.  Certified.  39" w,19.5" d, 23.25" h This
1860; paulownia wood, oiled rice paper; Kang Won Do province.  Certified. This stacked chest is made of paulownia wood covered
Ca 1870, lime wood, North Korea.  Ironwork distinctly Northern Korean in design; from N. Korea before war.  24¼” h. 30”
Ca. 1870, chestnut wood with iron fittings, Pyongyang City. 24¼” h. 30” w. 15¼” d. Made in what is now
Ca 1890, pine and persimmon wood, original brass fittings with boss-head nails. An authentic antique document/writing box.  This one was
Ca 1870; zelkova, original thick ironwork; Cheon Chu City, Cheon Ra Buk Do Province; certified.  35" w, 12.75" d, 42.5"
Ca 1870; pear wood, iron fittings; found on Kang Wha Island after the Japanese Occupation; certified. This box was found
Ca.1860, zelkova for frame, paulownia for drawers, original iron fittings; Cheon Ra Buk Do Province.  37"w, 10"d, 56.5"h. Authentic Korean
Ca 1880; persimmon wood, extinct white brass, "Double Happiness" in copper on lock-plates; certified         Cheon Chu