Victorian Campaign Silver Chest, c.1870
Our Stock # LFA-1207
This is an Antique, English oak gentleman's chest with interesting and documented provenance, c.1870.åÊ
A very pleasing example of an English silver chest presented in good antique condition and formerly the property of one Captain Tait of the 4th Dragoon guards. For an historic record of Captain Tait see:åÊ https://www.thegazette.co.uk/Edinburgh/issue/7554/page/878/data.pdf
Recently relined in quality baize and now providing superb storage, this generously sized chest displays a desirable patina with huge interest. Dome topped in English oak the original iron strapping is beautifully aged with original clasps, handles and lock (without key).
A classic item of functional English furniture of quality craftsmanship, it is solidly jointed and robust.
A rare and lovely original chest in good condition and a piece to be welcomed into any collection.åÊ
Delivered waxed, polished & ready for the home.
Max Width: 98cm (38.5'')
Max Depth: 69cm (27.25'')
Max Height: 69cm (27.25'')
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