19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE SHIPS CHEST IN TEAK Ref:C346F
19th Century Antique Ships Chest in Teak.
This is a lovely example of an English antique ships chest, splits in two sections at the waist, it has a galleried top and flush fit knob handles.
In superb condition, a very unusual antique ships chest with carrying handles to each side, these were also used to pass rope through to lash the chest down to the deck of the ship. The gallery top was used to stop items falling of when at sea.
Dates from around 1840-50.
Height: 105cm (41.34")
Width: 98cm (38.58")
Depth: 45cm (17.72")
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