antique pine dowry chest bedding box trunk original paint 1840

ANTIQUE PINE DOWRY CHEST / BEDDING BOX / TRUNK / ORIGINAL PAINT 1840


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

BA029

Description

A very ancient pine dowry chest, found in beautifully worn original pale paint, Northern Europe.
Built in customary way, heavily moulded top with iron strap hinges, 2 painted panels barely visible.
Chunky dove tailed construction, standing on a deep and impressive plinth and tapered feet.
2 moulded rectangles on the front, depicting time faded garlands and florals in a most appealling pale cream and green. Background hues of dragon blood and terracotta seen shining through.
A hand hammered brass escutcheon hides the large keyhole, leading to a castle style snap lock. Impressive also the hand forged iron key.
A strong box indeed!
Inside a lidded candle box and some wear and tear, but clean to use. No damage or repairs.
A decorative and useful pine trunk, coffee table or storage box, or both..
Dimensions:
1135mm wide
620mm deep
500mm high
Delivery 75 mainland England, for more remote areas like Cornwall, Wales, Scotland and isles, please email your postcode.
Self collection possible by arrangement.
Standard delivery is a one man service, door to door.
Please note that all our furniture is treated for wood worm, regardless if it has worm or not, using a very effective, non toxic environmentally sound product. Any wood worm damage worth mentionning will be stated in the description. Also, most colour schemes can be changed upon request, unless it is original paint.

Internal Ref: BA029



This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish



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