Antique Chinese Chests & Trunks

Antique Chinese Chests & Trunks

A unique option for storage in the bedroom and ideal as an attractive coffee table, our range of beautiful antique Chinese chests and trunks includes an ever-changing selection of original pieces. Each item is sourced by us directly from China, before being lovingly restored by skilled craftsmen who use traditional joinery techniques.

Three Drawer Antique Carved Shanxi Coffer New
£1,595.00

Three Drawer Antique Carved Shanxi Coffer

ATK-BT-H12103

Shanxi, circa 1920 This beautiful chest is in elm wood, a material readily available for furniture making around Shanxi province where it was produ...

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£1,595.00
Antique Pine Carved Table with Drawers New
£1,545.00

Antique Pine Carved Table with Drawers

ATK-BT-H12102

Shanxi, circa 1920 Made from pine wood and with the original, worn dark finish on the frames and top surface, this lovely table was produced in Sha...

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£1,545.00
Carved Antique Shanxi Drawers New
£1,595.00

Carved Antique Shanxi Drawers

ATK-BT-H12101

Shanxi, circa 1920 This lovely chest, with powder blue drawers that contrast beautifully with the worn black frames, is made from elm wood and come...

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£1,595.00
Painted Shanxi Opera Trunk New
£895.00

Painted Shanxi Opera Trunk

ATK-TA-0850621

Shanxi, circa 1900 The once vibrant colours on this lovely blanket chest have faded over time to subtler pastels, but the paintings are still perfe...

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£895.00
Shanxi Opera Trunk New
£895.00

Shanxi Opera Trunk

ATK-TA-1020621

Shanxi, circa 1900 This striking trunk would once have belonged to an opera troupe in Shanxi province, used to hold their costumes and props as the...

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£895.00
Painted Black Opera Chest New
£895.00

Painted Black Opera Chest

ATK-TA-1030621

Shanxi, circa 1900 The paintings on this lovely trunk are particularly vibrant, with the yellows, reds and greens standing out against the black la...

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£895.00
Antique Chinese Medicine Chest New
£4,995.00

Antique Chinese Medicine Chest

ATK-TA-2651120

Shanxi, circa 1860 This beautiful medicine chest is one of the nicest we have come across in recent times. Once used either in a wealthy home or mo...

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£4,995.00
Camphor Travel Chest New
£895.00

Camphor Travel Chest

ATK-TA-2471120

Hebei, circa 1900 This attractive blanket chest is a nice size to be used as a low coffee table, with handy storage space inside. Produced in Hebei...

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£895.00
Camphor Blanket Chest New
£945.00

Camphor Blanket Chest

ATK-TA-2341120

Hebei, circa 1900 Camphor chests like this one were very popular in China for storing clothes and personal possessions either in the home or when t...

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£945.00
Painted Black Shanxi Chest New
£895.00

Painted Black Shanxi Chest

ATK-TA-2190820

Shanxi, circa 1900 This pretty, painted trunk is of a type used by opera troupes in China to store their props and costumes. The trunks would be br...

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£895.00
Painted Black Blanket Chest New
£895.00

Painted Black Blanket Chest

ATK-TA-2080820

Shanxi, circa 1900 This old blanket trunk would once have been owned by an opera troupe in Shanxi province, used to store their costumes and props ...

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£895.00
Elm Multidrawer Console New
£3,745.00

Elm Multidrawer Console

ATC-TA-1891120

Shanxi, circa 1880 This large table would make a great console, with handy storage space provided by the nine drawers. It was produced in Shanxi pr...

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£3,745.00
Distressed Blue Storage Chest New
£995.00

Distressed Blue Storage Chest

ATK-TA-1151120

Gansu, circa 1900 Originally used to store valuables and personal possessions, it is likely that the bottom drawer here would once have been a fixe...

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£995.00
Shanxi Storage Chest New
£1,895.00

Shanxi Storage Chest

ATK-TA-860121

Shanxi, circa 1880 Chests of drawers like this one are an unusual find as traditionally the Chinese would store clothes and other personal items in...

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£1,895.00
Walnut Seven Drawer Altar Table New
£5,495.00

Walnut Seven Drawer Altar Table

ATC-TA-021020

Shanxi, circa 1860 This gorgeous altar table is in walnut, with a beautiful golden brown colour and tone to the wood. Walnut is prevalent around Sh...

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£5,495.00
Chinese Antique Painted Blanket Trunk New
£695.00

Antique Floral Trunk

ATK-TL-181851

Gansu, circa 1920 This attractive old trunk is in its original black lacquer finish with simple paintings of peony flowers and foliage. Once in mo...

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£695.00
Pair of Red Lacquer Chinese Antique Opera Chests
£1,545.00

Pair of Red Lacquer Opera Chests

ATK-TA-200114

Shanxi, circa 1890 This lovely pair of blanket chests in red lacquer were originally used by a Chinese opera troupe to hold costumes and props as t...

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£1,545.00
Antique Chinese Chest on Stand
£1,125.00

Document Chest on Stand

ATK-TA-200113

Shanxi, circa 1890 This unusual chest is of a type used at the end of the Qing dynasty, normally for holding valuables or documents. It is mounted ...

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£1,125.00
Painted Red Shanxi Chinese Opera Trunk
£895.00

Painted Red Shanxi Opera Trunk

ATK-TA-200092

Shanxi, circa 1900 This unusual painted trunk is from Shanxi province in central China, where it would have been used by a travelling opera troupe ...

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£895.00
Chinese Antique Painted Black Lacquer Blanket Trunk
£645.00

Painted Black Lacquer Blanket Trunk

ATK-TA-0820620

Shanxi, circa 1880 This charming blanket chest is from Shanxi province, where it would have been used to store clothes and personal possessions eit...

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£645.00
Painted Black Lacquer Chinese Antique Blanket Box
£695.00

Painted Black Lacquer Blanket Box

ATK-TL-181849

Shanxi, circa 1920 This charming little blanket chest is in its original black lacquer finish with the old paintings of peony flowers now faded and...

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£695.00
Large Painted Shandong Trunk
£1,145.00

Large Painted Shandong Trunk

ATK-TAY-10800

Shandong, circa 1920 This large, deep, beautifully decorated trunk would most likely have been used for storing clothes and other personal possessi...

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£1,145.00
Painted Chinese Black Lacquer Trunk
£565.00

Painted Black Lacquer Trunk

ATK-TA-20030

Shanxi, circa 1890 The once vivid paintings of flowers on the front of this old chest have now worn and faded to subtle creams and oranges, giving ...

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£565.00
Chinese Antique Red Lacquer Trunk Save 17%
£595.00
£495.00

Red Lacquer Pine Trunk

ATK-TA-20029

Shanxi, circa 1870 This simple blanket chest is made from pine and still in its original finish - a lovely red lacquer. The circular brass hardware...

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£595.00
£495.00
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Chinese Antique Merchant's Travel Chest Save 15%
£635.00
£540.00

Merchant Travel Chest

ATK-TA-1260217

Shanxi, circa 1860 This old wooden chest would have belonged to a Chinese merchant, used to hold his wares as he travelled the region. It is made ...

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£635.00
£540.00
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