Monumental Full Moon Robe Trunk

c. 1850
$6,380 USD
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W: 76.5" D: 31.0" H: 36.75"
Northern Elmwood
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For thousands of years, traditional Chinese architecture had no interior closets, and trunks and cabinets were used as a storage solution for clothing, precious books, and scrolls. This monumentally scaled 19th-century trunk would have been used in a grand home. With elegant proportions, clean lines, and cabriole legs, the chest is a perfect example of how the beauty, function, and form of classical Chinese furniture influenced modern design aesthetics. A single brass key hole plate shines on the front of the chest like a full moon in the night sky.

Additional Dimensions:
Interior: 71"W x 25"D x 25.75"H

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