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SOLD Old wooden Indian wedding chest with an inlaid brass front panel and a beautiful hand carved interior, brass handles, bindings, facings, and edgings. There are remains of blue paint on some of the corners and brass edging.
The lid lifts to reveal the top level with eight compartments of varying sizes with carved flower lids. The inside of the lid has a rack running the length of the chest with additinal decorative finishing and a small mirror.
Under the two trays is the lower level comprising a single large compartment taking up most of the area of the trunk.
Our hardwood chests and trunks are unusual and each differs in size, style, finish and the number of compartments inside them.
These distinctive old chests would make beautiful jewellery or memory box or a great place to put your valuables.
They would make a great feature in a living room, bedroom or in a study.
Indian families would have originally used these authentic old wooden chests for keeping money, valuables, notes and records.
We also have antique and new brass padlocks available to complement our old wooden chests and trunks.
Size: W68cm x D39 x H45 (27" x 15.5" x 18") - UK delivery charge usually £20
Please allow up three working days for delivery.
Due their size / weight we are unable to accept orders for chests outside the UK.
Despatch is usually five working days after order is placed.
Note: Our chests are not new or made to look old. They may have small marks and scratches on them, which are consistent with their age and original use. We feel these add to their character and appeal. Please look at the photos to get an idea of their condition. For more information see our ethical policy for wooden furniture and wooden accessories.
SOLD Wonderful old Indian wedding chest with an inlaid brass front panel and a beautiful hand carved interior, brass handles, bindings, facings, and edgings. There are remains of blue paint on some...