Small Chests & Boxes

If you're after a unique bedside chest the look no further. Several of these chests are practical and strong enough to be used as a bedside. Here you will find sewing boxes (hari bako), writing boxes (suzuri bako), money boxes (zenri bako), ship chests (funa dansu) and other small chests.

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Chest types


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Vintage Haicho Food Storage Cabinet


Haicho were used to store cooked or left over food for short periods. They were placed in the kitchen and were designed to keep food away from flies during cooking or meal times,

A rare find in Japanese auctions.

1930's Elm, Striped Ebony & Paulownia

H 45 x W 56 x D 28cm

Price $498

Special $426

Shipping Category 6

Vintage Document Chest


Age Showa (1930's)

Region Kyoto

Height 830mm

Width 495mm

Depth 295mm

Wood Sugi & Keyaki (Cedar & Elm)


Price $578

Shonai Dansu - Book Chest


Age Ca 1930’s

Wood Paulownia

Region Kyoto

Height 570mm

Width 420mm

Depth 300mm


Price $696

Shipping Category 6