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.

Painted Opera Storage Trunk Sold
$1,316.00

Painted Opera Storage Trunk

ATK-TA-2150922

Shanxi, circa 1890 This brightly decorated blanket trunk is of a type used by Chinese opera companies to store costumes and other effects as they t...

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$1,316.00
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Black Painted Opera Trunk with Flowers Sold
$1,274.00

Black Painted Opera Trunk with Flowers

ATK-TA-0990621

Shanxi, circa 1890 The black lacquer surface of this antique trunk provides a perfect backdrop for the more colourful paintings on the front that s...

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$1,274.00
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Antique Black Painted Opera Trunk New
$1,316.00

Antique Black Painted Opera Trunk

ATK-TA-0730522

Shanxi, circa 1890 Once brightly decorated, the colours on the front of this wonderful blanket chest have softened over time to a beautiful autumna...

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$1,316.00
Antique Black Painted Storage Trunk New
$1,274.00

Antique Black Painted Storage Trunk

ATK-TA-360622

Shanxi, circa 1890 This colourful blanket chest is of a type used by Chinese opera companies to hold props and costumes as they toured their perfor...

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$1,274.00
Painted Shanxi Opera Trunk Sold
$1,274.00

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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$1,274.00
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Painted Black Shanxi Chest
$1,274.00

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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$1,274.00
Antique Chinese Chest on Stand
$1,601.00

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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$1,601.00

Beautiful and unique storage solutions - antique Chinese chests and trunks

Chinese chests and trunks are as elegant as they are practical, making them perfect for contemporary living. Our range includes fabulous classical Chinese and oriental designs, available in a selection of warm colours, finishes and tones to add a touch of history and enhance your home.

Our range of antique Chinese furniture includes storage chests, blanket chests, blanket boxes and trunks, many of which are decorated with beautiful brass hardware and lacquer finishes. With a huge range of Chinese styles and oriental designs to choose from, our furniture collection offers superb quality and is ideal for adding a touch of traditional elegance to any room in your home. At Shimu, our exclusive range of antique Chinese furniture is carefully selected from the very finest pieces available. In addition, you’ll also find that we have a collection of superb quality homewares and gifts, from soft furnishings and wall art, through to decorative accessories, dinner and tableware.

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