Camphor Document Chest

c. 1900
$3,680 USD SOLD
Dimensions
W: 19.5" D: 17.25" H: 64.0"
Materials
Camphor
Collection #
CMRM003
Estimated Shipping
$388

Just like contemporary flat-file storage, this tall camphor chest once provided a Qing-dynasty official or businessman with ample storage to organize flat documents and important papers. Dated to the late 19th century, the upright cabinet has nine drawers stacked within a square frame, topped by a low railing for additional storage up top. Exhibiting the beautiful grain and warm coloring of camphor (changmu), this document cabinet makes for a handsome storage solution in a home office or art studio.

Additional Dimensions:
Drawers: 15"W x 13.5"D x 3.75"H

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