<em>Kuruma-Dansu (Chest of Drawers)</em>, late 19th-early 20th century. Zelkova (keyaki) and cryptomeria (sugi) wood with iron fittings, 37 1/8 x 44 1/8 x 21 3/8 in.  (94.3 x 112.1 x 54.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 75.126. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.126_SL1.jpg)

Kuruma-Dansu (Chest of Drawers)

Medium: Zelkova (keyaki) and cryptomeria (sugi) wood with iron fittings

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: 37 1/8 x 44 1/8 x 21 3/8 in. (94.3 x 112.1 x 54.3 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: 2V12-CT WORKROOM

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 75.126

Image: 75.126_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large wood chest on four on four wood wheels. Enclosed on three sides with two sliding door panels on the front. Top surface consists of several panels. Decoration consists of horizontal wood slats applied to surface of all four sides, and door panels. Iron joint fittings and lock are made in Yonezawa/Yamagata style. Condition: very good. Small surface scratches and wear on top. Part of all of wood door panels may be replacements.

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