• Item: Chest / Trunk
• Circa: 1870
• Provenance: India
• Wood: Solid teak
• Brass banding to front, sides and rear
• Original iron side carrying handles
• Original iron side straps
• Original shape brass key escutcheon
• Original working lock & working key
• Original bracket feet
• Lovely rustic original colour & patination
• No missing parts
• Good original condition
• Ideal as a coffee table or ottoman
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns period
This is a fine quality antique Anglo-Indian Victorian colonial teak and brass campaign chest / trunk, circa 1870, in good original condition. The chest features a teak outer frame, boasting brass banding to the front, sides and rear. The chest also features the original outer lock (with working key), which is in good working order, and the original shaped brass key escutcheon. The is designed to be supported against a wall when opened. The interior of the chest comprises a single-plank floor. The sides of the box are decorated with the original iron carrying handles mounted to iron side straps. The chest is raised on small bracket feet. It would make an ideal coffee table or ottoman at the foot of the bed.
The box features a rich warm brown teak colour. The chest has been cleaned and French polished by hand to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living room to the bedroom. This item would certainly grace any home or office and is a great investment, as it’s extremely functional. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely antique piece.
This is a fine quality antique Anglo-Indian Victorian colonial teak and brass campaign trunk, circa 1870, in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the exterior and leading edges of the box, including the interior but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chest has been cleaned and French polished by hand to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard. There are no missing brass sections to the chest. The chest retains its original working lock, with working key. The original brass hinges are also in good working order. This item is solid in joint and ready to use.
Height = 33.5cm or 13⅛” or 1ft 1⅛”
Width = 66.2cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
Depth = 34.7cm or 13⅝” or 1ft 1⅝”
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