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    chests

    Chests are an item of furniture primarily used for storage, occasionally containing a series of drawers.

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    • Whytock and Reid Padouk Chest of Drawers / Side Table

      Whytock and Reid Padouk Chest of Drawers / Side Table

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1930, rare Whytock and Reid neat sized chest in straight-grained and figured padouk. The shaped bow front top is in figured, quartered burr padouk with straight grained cross banding. This is over 2 shaped...

      £1,600.00

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    • Antique Silver Chest, English, Oak, Brass, Case, 19th Century, Circa 1900

      Antique Silver Chest, English, Oak, Brass, Case, 19th Century, Circa 1900

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6343

      This is an antique silver chest. An English, oak and brass bound case, dating to the late 19th century, circa 1900. 

      • Appealing late Victorian chest
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Oak shows fine grain interest
      • Rich caramel hues throughout
      • Corners braced with brass shoulders
      • Inset oval pull to the lid - inscribed with number 54
      • Unmarked brass plaque to the lid and front fascia
      • Recessed drop handles also feature the number 54

      This is an antique silver chest or coffer. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 44cm (17.25'')
      Max Depth: 26.5cm (10.5'')
      Max Height: 32.5cm (12.75'')

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      Antique Silver Chest, English, Oak, Brass, Case, 19th Century, Circa 1900

      £795.00

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    • Antique Shipwrights Chest, English, Pine, Maritime, Steamer, Trunk, Victorian

      Antique Shipwrights Chest, English, Pine, Maritime, Steamer, Trunk, Victorian

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6272

      This is an Antique Shipwright's chest. An English, pine maritime tool or steamer trunk, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1900. 

      • Time-served maritime history with later vintage appeal
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select pine in natural state to lid, with painted fascias
      • Pine shows rich caramel hues, fine grain interest and painted gold tooling
      • Stout lid dressed with brass shoulders
      • Iron drop handles feature at each end
      • Small, working brass lock escutcheon, key present
      • Vintage stencil and freehand text
      • Adorned with period shipping paraphernalia
      • Paper shipping label to Malta via Montgomery Line, dating to 1933
      • Shipping label with passenger information features at the front
      • Inside lid replete with unused paper form for H. Ford and Sons, contractors to the Admiralty

      This is an appealing shipwright's chest with strong bon voyage taste. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 93.5cm (36.75'')
      Max Depth: 53cm (20.75'')
      Max Height: 47.5cm (18.75'')

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      Antique Shipwrights Chest, English, Pine, Maritime, Steamer, Trunk, Victorian

      £695.00

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    • Antique Mail Trunk, English, Pine, Steamer, Carriage Chest, Edwardian, C.1905

      Antique Mail Trunk, English, Pine, Steamer, Carriage Chest, Edwardian, C.1905

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6271

      This is an antique mail trunk. An English, pine steamer carriage chest dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1905. 

      • Rich tones with original appeal
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Original painted pine in attractive Oxford Green
      • Naked pine interior displays light golden hues
      • Lid opens on internal strap hinges, with supporting chain
      • Engraved brass plaque to the top reads I.E.M.E. 1909/2/4
      • Discrete crown emblem decorates the front, beneath an inset iron lock, key absent
      • Each side dressed with elaborate foliate drop handles

      This is an antique mail chest with period Edwardian chic. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 83cm (32.75'')
      Max Depth: 42cm (16.5'')
      Max Height: 41cm (16.25'')

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      Antique Mail Trunk, English, Pine, Steamer, Carriage Chest, Edwardian, C.1905

      £595.00

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    • Ships chest

      Ships chest

      private seller, warlingham, united kingdom

      This old fitted CarpentersTool Chest or Carpenters Sea Chest. Lovely old painted pine tool chest measures 90cm X 61cm X 65cm. Inside there are three fitted long drawers with space below for storage of saws....

      £600.00

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    • Antique Travel Trunk, English, Tin, Shipping Chest, Wildman, Vice Consulate

      Antique Travel Trunk, English, Tin, Shipping Chest, Wildman, Vice Consulate

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6210

      This is an antique travel trunk. An English, tin shipping chest in the name of T.B. Wildman, vice consulate for Great Britain in Punta Arenas, Chile and dating to the early 20th century, circa 1919. 

      • Of historical interest and appeal
      • Displays a desirable aged patina, commensurate with age
      • Weathered tin evocative of T.B. Wildman's journeys across oceans and continents
      • Original paper labels provide further documentary interest
      • Dome-top lid operates smoothly on rear-mounted hinges
      • Shipping label to the right-hand side of the lid
      • Broad central beam and a pair of internal staves fortify the lid
      • Maker's mark stamped into the leading edge - S. Hunt & Sons, Ironmongers, Liverpool
      • Each side dressed with a loop handle for carriage
      • Left-hand handle featuring a repository label for Harvey Nichols in Bournemouth

      This is a fascinating antique travel trunk with high appeal to collectors of historical importance or maritime enthusiasts. As useful today as it was 100 years ago. Delivered ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 65.5cm (25.75'')
      Max Depth: 46cm (18'')
      Max Height: 42.5cm (16.75'')

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      Antique Travel Trunk, English, Tin, Shipping Chest, Wildman, Vice Consulate

      £395.00

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    • SMALL OLD ENGLISH POLISHED PINE TRUNK

      SMALL OLD ENGLISH POLISHED PINE TRUNK

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A small old english pine trunk, in good condition, dating from the late 1800’s. Recently wax polished, ready for delivery or collection. The carrying handles are in good solid order. A charming sized trunk, ideal...

      £297.00

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    • LARGE ANTIQUE PINE LINEN CHEST

      LARGE ANTIQUE PINE LINEN CHEST

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      In very good condition, solid and sturdy, an antique pine linen chest dating from c.1910. It has recently been stripped of its original paint to the bare wood, now ready for waxing or re-painting. The...

      £367.00

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    • SMALL CHARMING ANTIQUE PINE CHEST

      SMALL CHARMING ANTIQUE PINE CHEST

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A charming pine chest, dating from the turn of the century, in good condition for its age. Smaller than usual and not such a high dome shaped top, so could potentially be used as a...

      £367.00

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    • LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A very large 19th century pine chest, dating from around c.1880, in very nice condition throughout. Original carrying handles each side, and original candle box inside the chest. Recently stripped to the bare wood, ready...

      £367.00

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    • Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, original mid-Victorian teak two-part military chest with brass corners, straps, carrying handles, inset campaign drawer handles and ebony escutcheons. All supported on turned feet. Stock No. 27988

      £2,400.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, Two-part Victorian mahogany military chest with brass strapping. The rectangular top in beautifully figured mahogany with brass corners over two short and three long drawers with inset military handles and mahogany liners all...

      £1,890.00

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    • Little alpine chest

      Little alpine chest

      antichità missaglia, albignasego, italy

      Original small Tyrolean chest, whose structure is entirely painted in deep blue. On the front two panels are embellished with bouquets of flowers. On the sides the decoration simulates the grain of the wood. This...

      £873.44

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    • Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest    (Very Large)

      Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest (Very Large)

      rosedale antiques, southampton, united kingdom

      A superb example of a French solid oak treasure chest / blanket box circa 1890 . Featuring beautiful folding iron handles, main lid prop and internal compartment with drop lid. This is a very large...

      £575.00

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    • Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5625

      This is an antique stationery cabinet, an English, Victorian, oak correspondence chest dating to the turn of the last century, circa 1900.

      • Attractive medullary rays in the grain detail of the oak
      • Good consistent colour in a wax polished finish
      • Period piece with desirable aged patina
      • The canted doors dressed with brass escutcheon, lock present, key absent
      • Open on quality hinging to reveal stationery bureau beneath
      • Offering envelope and paper divisions and brass stays to the doors
      • A removable pen tray with storage beneath
      • Removing the brass pin unlocks the lower drawer
      • Drawer dressed with a drop handle on pierced brass back plate

      A super little antique stationery cabinet. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 35.5cm (14'')
      Max Depth: 19.5cm (7.75'')
      Max Height: 30cm (11.75'')

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      Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      £475.00

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    • Antique, Mule Chest, English, Georgian Housekeepers Trunk, Mahogany, Circa 1780

      Antique, Mule Chest, English, Georgian Housekeepers Trunk, Mahogany, Circa 1780

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5610

      This is an antique mule chest, an English, Georgian trunk in mahogany and dating to the late 18th century, circa 1780. 

      • In very fine order throughout offering abundant storage
      • The well figured mahogany glows in the lustrous wax polished finish
      • Classic arrangement; Chest over a pair of drawers
      • Raised on attractive ogee bracket feet
      • The broad lid opens and holds on a stay
      • The clean interior with voluminous capacity
      • Sat within a two drawer base, original locks, key absent
      • The cock-beaded drawers dressed with solid drop handles

        A super example in fine order. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

        Dimensions:
        Max Width: 137cm (54'')
        Max Depth: 66cm (26'')
        Max Height: 83.5cm (32.75'')

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        Antique, Mule Chest, English, Georgian Housekeepers Trunk, Mahogany, Circa 1780

        £2,450.00

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      • 18TH CENTURY PAINTED AUSTRIAN HOPE CHEST

        18TH CENTURY PAINTED AUSTRIAN HOPE CHEST

        pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

        A fine example of a late 1800’s ‘hope chest”. A hope chest, also known as a dowry chest, is a piece of furniture traditionally used to collect items such as clothing and household linen, by unmarried...

        £1,290.00

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      • Pair of Country House Painted Pine Chests

        Pair of Country House Painted Pine Chests

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1840, rare pair of country house pine chests with original brown paintwork, with distressing. The chests are in yellow Baltic pine with original brass locks and escutcheons. The rectangular tops have a deep beaded...

        £1,950.00

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      • 19TH CENTURY LINEN CHEST

        19TH CENTURY LINEN CHEST

        pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

        A very nice dome top linen chest, in very good condition having recently been stripped of its original paint exposing a lovely bare wood. Dating from 1890, it is in excellent order for its age....

        £347.00

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      • Victorian Camphor Wood and Brass Military Trunk

        Victorian Camphor Wood and Brass Military Trunk

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1870, mid-Victorian camphor wood and brass band military chest or kist. With a brass plaque in the centre and brass quarter brackets to the sides, the handle to the front is flush against the...

        £825.00

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      • George III Style Serpentine Chest

        George III Style Serpentine Chest

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1860, copy of George III serpentine front and banded satinwood chest. The satinwood top has walnut and satinwood banding surrounded by further kingwood banding and various string inlay. It sits above a configuration of...

        £2,900.00

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      • Mid Victorian Walnut Wellington Chest

        Mid Victorian Walnut Wellington Chest

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1870, mid-Victorian walnut wellington chest. The top has a flat fore-edge with an ogee moulding continuing around the front and sides. The 2 straps for locking the pilasters at the front have carved corbels,...

        £1,250.00

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      • A Victorian Pine Mule Chest

        A Victorian Pine Mule Chest

        roger dixon upholstery, lincoln, united kingdom

        A pine mule chest standing on brass castors with brass handles on each draw inside the mule chest is a fixed candle box . Approx size – Height 23.5? ( 59cm ) Length 37.5? (...

        £295.00

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      • George III style mahogany chest.

        George III style mahogany chest.

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1920s, a George III style mahogany chest of diminutive proportions. The rectangular shaped chest has a solid moulded edge and beneath this there are four full length drawers. The drawers graduate from top to...

        £750.00

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      • A WONDERFUL HENRY VIII TUDOR OAK BOARDED CHEST. ENGLISH. CIRCA 1540

        A WONDERFUL HENRY VIII TUDOR OAK BOARDED CHEST. ENGLISH. CIRCA 1540

        period oak antiques, near askham, united kingdom

        The thick planked top above a front with deeply carved geometric roundels centred by a geometric lozenge.Above a row of deep knull carving and punch decoration. For more details contact : 01931 713506 sales@periodoakantiques.com Visit at:- http://www.periodoakantiques.co.uk/antique-chests-coffers/a-wonderful-henry-viii-tudor-oak-boarded-chest-english-circa-1540-8-stockno-1299/

        £12,750.00

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