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.

Carved Camphor Storage Chest New
$1,062.00

Carved Camphor Storage Chest

ATK-RGX-230379

Jiangsu, circa 1860 This unusual storage chest is made from camphor wood, with a lid opening up to a single storage space in the top section and tw...

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$1,062.00
Painted Opera Storage Trunk Sold
$1,318.00

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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$1,318.00
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Camphor Blanket Trunk Sold New
$1,489.00

Camphor Wood Blanket Trunk

ATK-TA-2030122

Beijing, circa 1900 Large wooden blanket chests were used throughout China for storing clothes and personal effects, either when travelling or in t...

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$1,489.00
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Five Drawer Antique Shaanxi Carved Coffer New
$4,267.00

Five Drawer Antique Shaanxi Carved Coffer

ATC-TA-1780622

Shaanxi, circa 1880 This is a lovely example of the heavily carved coffers and tables produced in the central province of Shaanxi. The chest would ...

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$4,267.00
Six Drawer Antique Carved Coffer New
$4,836.00

Six Drawer Antique Carved Coffer

ATC-TA-1680422

Shaanxi, circa 1880 This wonderful table is in the distinctive style seen in furniture from the central Chinese province of Shaanxi - location of t...

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$4,836.00
Black Painted Opera Trunk with Flowers Sold
$1,275.00

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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$1,275.00
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Antique Black Painted Opera Trunk New
$1,318.00

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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$1,318.00
Three Drawer Carved Antique Coffer Table New
$2,415.00

Three Drawer Carved Antique Coffer Table

ATC-TA-660822

Shaanxi, circa 1880 The lovely, deep carvings and metal studs on the drawers of this table are a typical feature of the tables and storage chests p...

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$2,415.00
Antique Black Painted Storage Trunk New
$1,275.00

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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$1,275.00
Antique Chinese Carved Shandong Storage Coffer
$2,272.00

Carved Shandong Storage Coffer

ATK-BH-220507

Shandong, circa 1900 This old storage chest is from the northeast Chinese province of Shandong, and is quite typical of the robust, thick framed fu...

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$2,272.00
Painted Shanxi Opera Trunk Sold
$1,275.00

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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$1,275.00
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Antique Chinese Medicine Chest
$7,115.00

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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$7,115.00
Camphor Travel Chest
$1,275.00

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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$1,275.00
Painted Black Shanxi Chest
$1,275.00

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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$1,275.00
Chinese Antique Elm Multidrawer Console Sold
$5,335.00

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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$5,335.00
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Distressed Blue Storage Chest
$1,418.00

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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$1,418.00
Chinese Antique Shanxi Storage Chest
$2,700.00

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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$2,700.00
Walnut Seven Drawer Altar Table
$7,828.00

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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$7,828.00
Chinese Antique Painted Blanket Trunk
$990.00

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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$990.00