Sold - Antique Chinese 'Low Kang' Cabinet c.1880
This low kang-bed cabinet would have been used to sleep on and to store personal belongings
Origin: Shanxi, China
Material: Old Elm
Size: W140cm x D46cm x H51cm
Description: This low kang-bed cabinet would have been used to sleep on and to store personal belongings. It is finished in a beautiful rich brown, which makes it suitable for the contemporary home. Like most furniture from this region, the style is solid and quite simple but is enhanced by a number of doors of varying sizes, brass handles and hinges. The cabinet has four drawers and five doors, which provides ample space to store items. The size and proportions of this cabinet make it ideal today as a stand for a flat screen television, or as a low sideboard.