Trunks & Chests

Trunks & Chests

Perfect for bedroom storage and often ideal as Chinese coffee tables or oriental side tables, our new and antique wooden Chinese trunks and chests are both practical and beautiful. Perfectly finished in an oriental design and boasting warm tones and colours, these classic items offer useful storage as well as elegant style.
Red Lacquer Chinese Antique Painted Blanket Box New
£795.00

Red Lacquer Painted Blanket Box

ATK-TAY-9025

Gansu, circa 1900 In its original red lacquer finish and still with the old paintings of flowers visible on the front in blues and creams, this lov...

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£795.00
Large Painted Shandong Trunk New
£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 Black Lacquer Chinese Antique Blanket Box New
£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
Chinese Antique Distressed Pale Blue Blanket Chest New
£695.00

Distressed Pale Blue Blanket Chest

ATK-TL-181858

Shandong, circa 1900 This lovely old blanket chest is from the northern Chinese province of Shandong, where it would have been used for storing clo...

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£695.00
Blue Lacquer Blanket Box New
£795.00

Blue Lacquer Blanket Box

ATK-TAY-10798

Shandong, circa 1920 This old pine blanket chest would have been used for storing clothes and fabrics in Shandong province in northern China. It ha...

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£795.00
Chinese Antique Red Lacquer Trunk New
£595.00

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
Painted Chinese Black Lacquer Trunk New
£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
Antique Chinese Foo Dog Box Sold
£285.00

Antique Foo Dog Box

ATK-TA-0590319

Shanxi, circa 1860 This lovely old box is made from the wood of the 'Chinese Parasol Tree' (or 'Wutong') - a wood more commonly used for musical in...

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£285.00
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Chinese Antique Merchant's Travel Chest
£635.00

Merchants 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
Antique Chinese Camphor Chest Sold
£895.00

Beijing Camphor Chest

ATK-TA-991017

Beijing, circa 1900 This large camphor chest would have originally stored clothes and fabrics. It is typical of blanket trunks used throughout Chi...

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£895.00
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Chinese Black Blanket Trunk
£1,245.00

Pair of Floral Painted Trunks on Stands

ATK-TY-9451

Gansu, circa 1900 This pair of trunks are in their original black lacquer, with the old paintings on the front depicting flowers, butterflies and ...

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£1,245.00
Black Lacquer Painted Chest
£645.00

Black Lacquer Painted Chest

ATK-TA-198208

Shanxi, circa 1860 This exquisitely painted chest would be ideal for blankets, clothing or as a childs toy box. The paintings show floral designs i...

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£645.00
Painted Red Lacquer Blanket Trunk
£795.00

Painted Red Lacquer Blanket Trunk

ATK-TA-198836

Gansu, circa 1860 This old blanket trunk has a painted front panel which shows vases of flowers, fruits and vegetables on a cream background, along...

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£795.00
Black Lacquer Chinese Painted Chest
£645.00

Painted Opera Trunk in Black Lacquer

ATK-TA-198837

Gansu, circa 1880 This delightful trunk is in its original black lacquer, with paintings that depict a scene from a Chinese opera - two figures at ...

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£645.00
Painted Red Lacquer Leather Trunk
£565.00

Painted Red Lacquer Leather Trunk

ATK-BH-180904

Zhejiang, circa 1900 This small blanket box is in wood, covered in red leather and decorated in gold on the front with details of flowers and bird...

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£565.00
Blanket Chest in Camphor Wood
£895.00

Blanket Chest in Camphor Wood

ATK-BH-180914

Beijing, circa 1900 This large camphor trunk is typical of the heavy duty storage chests used in Beijing and elsewhere in China to store clothing a...

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£895.00
Pair of Painted Black Trunks on Stands
£1,145.00

Pair of Painted Black Trunks on Stands

ATK-TAY-4586

Gansu, circa 1900 This handsome pair of chests are originally from the western Chinese province of Gansu. They still show the old paintings of flo...

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£1,145.00
Pair of Grey Lacquer Blanket Trunks
£1,145.00

Pair of Grey Lacquer Blanket Trunks

ATK-TAY-3640

Gansu, circa 1920 These trunks have been repaired and restored in a distressed grey lacquer. The rectangular brass clasps have also been newly fit...

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£1,145.00
Black Lacquer Painted Opera Trunk
£595.00

Black Lacquer Painted Trunk

ATK-TAY-3924

Gansu, circa 1900 This decorative trunk would work well for storage at the end of a bed or perhaps next to a sofa as a side table. In the old blac...

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£595.00
Painted Chinese Opera Trunk
£645.00

Painted Chinese Opera Trunk

ATK-TA-1840717

Shanxi, circa 1880 This old trunk is in its original finish and still with the old paintings of flowers and a simple landscape on the front. It wo...

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£645.00
Pair of Red and Gold Painted Chests
£1,245.00

Pair of Red and Gold Painted Chests

ATK-TA-1607203

Qingha, circa 1900 This beautiful pair of blanket chests are from the western province of Qingha. They are in their original red lacquer finish, s...

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£1,245.00
Blanket Trunk, Warm Elm
£545.00

Blanket Trunk, Warm Elm

TK01N

Finished in warm elm, the grain of the solid reclaimed wood really stands out. Ideal for storing everything from bedding and clothes to toys and ga...

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£545.00
Blanket Trunk, Black Lacquer
£545.00

Blanket Trunk, Black Lacquer

TK01D

Our wooden blanket trunks are great for storing everything from bedding and clothes to toys and games. This black lacquer version is extremely popu...

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£545.00
Blanket Trunk, Light Elm
£545.00

Blanket Trunk, Light Elm

TK01M

The light finish on this particular blanket trunk is simply stunning. Used for storing everything from bedding and clothes to toys and games, our w...

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£545.00
Blanket Trunk, Red Lacquer
£545.00

Blanket Trunk, Red Lacquer

TK01R

This version of our blanket trunk is finished in a lovely deep red lacquer a colour favoured by the Chinese. The inside is finished in a dark wood ...

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£545.00
Blanket Trunk, Cream Lacquer
£545.00

Blanket Trunk, Cream Lacquer

TK01C

Our subtle cream lacquer blanket trunk has a fresh modern look, with aspects of the classical Chinese style in the form of the circular brass locki...

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£545.00
Wave Trunk, Warm Elm
£765.00

Wave Trunk, Warm Elm

TK06N

The largest of our oriental trunks and chests, this elegant warm elm blanket box looks beautiful at the end of a bed and is strong enough to provid...

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£765.00
Wave Trunk, Black Lacquer
£765.00

Wave Trunk, Black Lacquer

TK06D

The subtly curved lid gives this black lacquer trunk its name as well as its graceful lines, while the large brass circular hardware adds some clas...

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£765.00