Our Stock # 18.6600. This is an antique master shipwright’s chest. An English, ebonised mahogany tool trunk with ornate interior, dating to the Victorian period, circa 1880. Wonderful craftsman’s piece with hidden depths. Displays a desirable aged patina. Ebonised mahogany with dark, consistent hues throughout. The polished mahogany interior is a true delight. Stout, braced lid opens with a central recessed pull in brass. Eye-catching lid interior with vaulted field panel bearing a Star of David motif. Trunk fascias finished with the four suits in contrasting lighter inlays. Four opening compartments on pairs of brass hinges. Compartments comprise of six individual pieces and are fully removable. Unusual sliding bottom shelf reveals hidden storage space beneath. Broad dovetail joints and brass dressed corners for strength. Raised upon a continuous plinth base. This is a superb antique master shipwright’s chest with an attractive, lovingly crafted interior. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home. Dimensions: Max Width: 91cm (35.75”) Max Depth: 50cm (19.75”) Max Height: 53.5cm (21”). We offer a prompt and economical worldwide service, please Let us know your country and zip / post code and we will get the best possible service and cost for you. Please do ask, we’d love to hear from you. About Us We are a team passionate about antiques and customer service. Our business is nothing without customer service. All items for sale can be viewed at our studio by prior arrangement, please let us know when you would like to come down. Available when collecting from our studio or along with some deliveries. We will get the best possible service and cost for you. Most welcome by prior arrangement from our warehouse in Devon. Packing We professionally pack every item and encourage recycling of the materials where possible. Worldwide We offer a prompt and economical. Worldwide service, we offer the best possible service and cost for you. From 1 to 1000 pieces just let us know your requirements. The item “Antique Master Shipwright’s Chest, English, Mahogany, Tool Trunk, Victorian” is in sale since Tuesday, September 1, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Antique Furniture\Boxes/Chests\Victorian (1837-1901)”. The seller is “londonfine” and is located in Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Victorian
- Material: Mahogany
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Product Type: Chests