Category: Coffer / Chests
Dimensions: Width: 87cm (34") Depth: 50cm (19 1/2") Height: 59cm (23")
Date: Mid 19th Century 1830 - 1860
Date Description: Antique 19th Century Elm Blanket Chest
Country of Origin: England
Dealer Reference: U708

Description

A mid 19th century country blanket chest with 2 drawers. Made of elm, it has exceptional charm. Standing on shaped bracket feet, the top has a rounded edge and opens to reveal a blue papered interior. The drawers, with oval brass handles, are also paper lined. Lovely original blacksmith's iron carrying handles on the sides makes it easy to move. With a polished back, this chest could be a coffee table, but the excellent proportions, beautiful grain, colour, and waxed surface makes this chest a little country gem. Circa1840

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Winchcombe
Gloucestershire
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