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One of the UK's largest suppliers of old wooden chests, trunks and antique boxes. Make a fascinating feature with a Scaramanga antique wooden chest or trunk in your bedroom, living room or hallway. A wooden chest will transform a redundant area into a focal point, as well as storing all your treasures. A naturally faded coloured wooden chest will brighten up a dark corner, while a dark chest with polished brass edging, corners and an antique padlock will inject a feeling of classic elegance into a room. Our wooden chests and trunks were originally used as merchants’ valuables and cash storage boxes or family storage chests, with lots of compartments or a large single compartment. A Scaramanga wooden chest makes the perfect versatile gift for friends and family.

Medium Wooden Chests & Trunks


Classic Teak Chest (C) Classic Teak Chest (C)


This is a classic wooden teak chest which would make a great feature in a living room, bedroom or in a study. Indian merchants and families would have originally used these authentic old wooden chests…

£250.00

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Old Jewellery Chest WOCS80282 Old Jewellery Chest WOCS80282


This is a lovely old teak chest which boasts a lovely wood grain patina which will only improve with age and every polish. It opens up to reveal multiple compartments and storage spaces for your t…

£200.00

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Vintage Dark Teak Storage Chest (D) Vintage Dark Teak Storage Chest (D)


This is a lovely dark teak storage chest. The patina of the teak has a lovely visual and tactile appeal making it ideally placed to take up a dominant place in a retro or contemporary home. A ches…

£200.00

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Antique Wooden Box WOCS80273 Antique Wooden Box WOCS80273


This is a very attractive antique wooden chest. This chest has good proportions and is lifted on decorative feet which gives this piece a unusual appeal. The chest has metal corner brackets and hin…

£180.00

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Teak Merchantís Desk WOCS80213 Teak Merchantís Desk WOCS80213


 This is an old traditional teak merchant’s desk. This item has a lockable inclined hinging top lid and a single front drawer. It’s fabrication shows excellent workmanship and heav…

£180.00£150.00

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Heavy Rosewood Chest with Metal Banding 3095 Heavy Rosewood Chest with Metal Banding 3095


This is vintage rosewood at its best. Thenatural patina is excellent and only attainable after decades of waxing and polishing. This vintage teak box has a hasp latch and is perfect for one of our …

£180.00

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Handcrafted Trinket Chest WOCS80695 Handcrafted Trinket Chest WOCS80695


This is an antique chest from Northern India. It is made from a wood frame and embellished with ornate decorative brass banding. There is a single internal storage space...ideal for all your person…

£175.00

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Antique Desk 3113 Antique Desk 3113


Old merchant’s desk with two front draws made from thick solid teak. The lid lifts to reveal a large single compartment. Old desks similar to these can still be seen being used by cross legged m…

£175.00

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Old Merchant's Chest 3509 Old Merchant's Chest 3509


Old wooden stationery chest with various small compartments, including a secret compartment. Our hardwood chests and trunks are unusual and each differs in size, style, finish and the number of compa…

£175.00

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Old Merchants Desk Old Merchants Desk


Stunning old merchant’s desk with two front drawers. The lid lifts to reveal a large single compartment. Old desks similar to these can still be seen being used by cross legged merchants and …

£175.00

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Old Painted Chest 3658 Old Painted Chest 3658


  Old distressed two-drawer wooden chest, which was used as a small work desk / area for jewellery makers in India. Our hardwood chests and trunks are unusual and each differs in size, style, fi…

£175.00

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Old Chest 3619 Old Chest 3619


Old dark wooden chest with iron hinges, edging and hasp and staple. Our hardwood chests and trunks are unusual and each differs in size, style, finish and the number of compartments inside them.…

£170.00

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Old Wooden Chest WOCS80329 Old Wooden Chest WOCS80329


An old wooden chest with lovely hand-carved dovetail joinery. This small sized chest has a hinging lid that lifts to reveal an single interior  compartment and small side chamber. These typ…

£170.00

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Old Chest WOCS80314 Old Chest WOCS80314


A lovely old teak chest. This wooden box has a beautiful deep natural patina and is hand fabricated with dovetail joints. The lid opens to reveal a single side compartment (as shown in the photo…

£170.00£140.00

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Ornate Antique Merchants Desk 1474 Ornate Antique Merchants Desk 1474


Old desks similar to this piece can still be seen being used by cross legged merchants and shopkeepers at some of India's oldest street markets - including those at Jodhpur and Jaipur. This it…

£170.00

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