antique pine blanket chest in original paint dowry chest bedding box trunk 1850

ANTIQUE PINE BLANKET CHEST IN ORIGINAL PAINT / DOWRY CHEST / BEDDING BOX / TRUNK 1850


Price

SOLD

Item Number

BA037

Description

A very ancient pine dowry chest, found in beautifully worn original pale paint, Northern Europe.
Built in customary way, moulded edge top with iron strap hinges.
Chunky dove tailed construction, standing on a flat plinth.Signs of original plug holes have been re-plugged, the original bun feet are missing.
Plain, but very textured old cream paint, background hues of dragon blood and terracotta seen shining through.
A hand made iron escutcheon hides the large keyhole, leading to a castle style snap lock, disabled for ease of use.
The chest has plenty of signs of wear, a charming reminder of over 150 years of use.
The interior is clean, an open candle box for handy small item storage.
A decorative and useful pine trunk, coffee table or storage box.
Dimensions:
1050mm wide
600mm deep
430mm high
Delivery 65 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: BA037



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