This is a striking vintage Shekhawati box.
Shekhawati is a region famed for its decorative and opulent old merchant's houses. These boxes and other furniture from the Shekhawati region traditionally show a very high level of carving and brass workmanship.
Traditionally this item would have been used by North Indian merchants and shop keepers in India to store their document, money and other valuables.
Vintage Shekawati Box size: W51cm x D41cm x H26cm
Our chests, trunks, coffers and boxes may have marks, scratches, show variation in colour, which are consistent with their age and original use.