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

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    • Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5829

      This is an antique Sadeli ware box. An Anglo-Indian jewellery box dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880. 

      • Beautifully crafted Sadeli ware box
      • Intricate geometric design
      • In earth tones
      • The domed lid dressed with a turned pull
      • Opening to reveal a scarlet red velvet interior
      • Ruched to the inside of the lid
      • Replaced lower strip to one side and minor losses

      A super example of a Sadeli ware box. Wear commensurate with age and careful use. Ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Depth: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Height: 6cm (2.25'')

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      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      £395.00

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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...

      £856.82

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    • Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 12.1573

      This is an antique ottoman dating to the Victorian period c.1870. 

      • Classic sarcophagus shape influenced by the discoveries of the time
      • Hinged tilt top rises to reveal voluminous storage space within
      • Stuffed top over robust frame providing a firm, stable seat
      • Currently upholstered in floral fabric, ripe for recovering
      • Raised on original hollowed bun feet over wooden castors

      A super piece of furniture. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 86.5cm (34'')
      Max Depth: 49.5cm (19.5'')
      Max Height: 48.25cm (19'')

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      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      £695.00

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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 Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5757

      This is an antique coffer, an English oak, joined chest. An early 18th century three panel trunk dating to circa 1700.

      • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
      • Joined construction with grain interest throughout
      • Displaying wisps of medullary rays and a desirable aged patina
      • Three panel construction to front, to and back, single to the ends
      • Muntins and stiles display modest moulded decoration
      • Iron lock plate, fastener and key absent
      • Lid opens on later, hand forged iron strap hinges
      • Voluminous, clean and tidy storage within

      A super antique coffer in English oak. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
      Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
      Max Height: 61cm (24'')

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      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      £985.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a very good quality Victorian Rosewood Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has 6 graduated drawers, each with turned handles. The third drawer down is a secretaire, with a fall front opening to...

      £3,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Mahogany Campaign Secretaire Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top with a fall front, opening to reveal a fully fitted interior comprising of pigeon holes...

      £1,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top, above two dummy drawers with drop down fronts that open to reveal secretaire,comprising of pigeon...

      £1,250.00

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    • 18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers

      18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good 18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers. The chest has six drawers profusely inlaid and each with brass ring handles. The sides of the chest are also intricately inlaid, standing...

      £3,200.00

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    • George III Mahogany Chest with brushing slide

      George III Mahogany Chest with brushing slide

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      George iii mahogany bow front chest with brushing slide and three graduated drawers each with brass drop handles in splayed bracket feet. The chest is in a nice faded original colour. Dimensions Width 107cm Depth...

      £950.00

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    • George III Mahogany Chest

      George III Mahogany Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality George III mahogany and later inlaid chest of drawers. The top of the chest has an inlaid edge above four graduated drawers, each with matching inlays and brass swan...

      £1,450.00

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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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      • Antique Dowry Chest, Burmese, Teak, Trunk, 19th Century, Circa 1890

        Antique Dowry Chest, Burmese, Teak, Trunk, 19th Century, Circa 1890

        london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

        Our Stock # 18.5438

        This is an antique dowry chest, a Burmese, teak trunk dating to the late 19th century, circa 1890.

        • Attractive Burmese dowry chest
        • Stout teak construction displaying good colour
        • Grain interest throughout with a desirable aged patina
        • Brass strapped with original latches
        • Raised on a canted plinth, pierced and simply decorated
        • Iron carry handles to either end
        • A pair of small, full depth drawers with brass cabin handles
        • Lid lifts on quality hinges to reveal voluminous interior
        • Attractive turquoise finish to underside of lid
        • Fitted with mirror and decorative rack
        • A pair of candle boxes, one with a secret compartment beneath

        A super antique dowry chest with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

        Dimensions:
        Max Width: 113cm (44.5'')
        Max Depth: 63.5cm (25'')
        Max Height: 66cm (26'')

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        Antique Dowry Chest, Burmese, Teak, Trunk, 19th Century, Circa 1890

        £2,875.00

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      • Antique Campaign Silver Chest, English, Oak, Victorian Trunk, Heavy Circa 1852-5

        Antique Campaign Silver Chest, English, Oak, Victorian Trunk, Heavy Circa 1852-5

        london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

        Our Stock # 18.5423

        This is a superior quality, antique, campaign, silver chest, an English oak. An early Victorian trunk dating to the mid-19th century, circa 1852-5.

        • A very pleasing original gold or silver chest presented in good antique condition
        • Extremely heavy, iron bound inch and half stocks of English oak
        • Fabulous 'through-dovetails' showing the wonderful oak craftsmanship
        • Displaying grain interest and a rich, dark, consistent colour
        • Hobbs & Co., brass lock with later Chubb brass lock, keys absent
        • Brass corner plates, cabin handles and key hole escutcheons
        • Iron carry handles to ends and lid holding up on original stays
        • Inside lined with a quality, English green baize
        • A pair of snugly fitting removable trays feature lifting handles
        • Beneath offering voluminous storage

              A simply lovely chest in good antique condition and a piece to be welcomed into any location. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

              Dimensions:
              Max Width: 92cm (36.25'')
              Max Depth: 62cm (24.5'')
              Max Height: 79cm (31'')

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              Antique Campaign Silver Chest, English, Oak, Victorian Trunk, Heavy Circa 1852-5

              £2,650.00

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            • Antique Boulangerie Dough Bin, Large, French, Elm, Chest, Circa 1800

              Antique Boulangerie Dough Bin, Large, French, Elm, Chest, Circa 1800

              london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

              Our Stock # 18.5397

              This is an antique boulangerie dough bin, a large, French, elm, chest dating to the early 19th century, circa 1800.

              • A large dough bin in good order throughout
              • In stout stocks of elm displaying good colour
              • Attractive grain interest with a desirable aged patina
              • Generous top, displays well raised on strong hinges
              • Voluminous, clean storage within the canted trough
              • Raised on square section legs and stretchers
              • Very useful for storage or as a window seat 

              Unusual and practical antique boulangerie dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

              Dimensions:
              Max Width: 168cm (66.25'')
              Max Depth: 66.5cm (26.25'')
              Max Height: 72cm (28.25'')

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              Antique Boulangerie Dough Bin, Large, French, Elm, Chest, Circa 1800

              £975.00

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            • Antique Coffer, Long, French, Oak, Blanket Chest, Trunk, Circa 1800

              Antique Coffer, Long, French, Oak, Blanket Chest, Trunk, Circa 1800

              london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

              Our Stock # 18.5246

              This is an antique coffer, a long, French, oak blanket chest or trunk dating to circa 1800 and later. 

              • Attractive biscuit hues to the oak with a wax polished finish
              • Grain interest throughout and a desirable aged patina
              • Classic French styling, well suited to stand at the foot of a bed
              • Pegged joints for added strength to the quality construction
              • Triple field panel front and back with single panelled ends
              • Stout, shaped stiles extend as legs with a broad serpentine apron
              • The three plank top is finished with an edge moulding
              • The lid lifts on a pair of piano hinges to access voluminous storage within

              A fine antique coffer in very good order. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

              Dimensions:
              Max Width: 181.5cm (71.5'')
              Max Depth: 58cm (22.75'')
              Max Height: 60cm (23.5'')

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              Antique Coffer, Long, French, Oak, Blanket Chest, Trunk, Circa 1800

              £2,650.00

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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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            • Antique Tool Chest, English, Victorian, Metal Bound, Mahogany, Trunk Circa 1900

              Antique Tool Chest, English, Victorian, Metal Bound, Mahogany, Trunk Circa 1900

              london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

              Our Stock # 12.1760

              This is an antique tool chest, an English, Victorian, metal bound, mahogany trunk dating to circa 1900. 

              • Charming original finish displaying desirable, distressed character
              • Metal bound and riveted for strength over good quality mahogany
              • Iron loop handles to either end for ease of carrying
              • Raised on skids to move easily and protect from moisture
              • Steel lock present with key absent
              • Lid lifts on brass hinging to reveal voluminous storage within

              Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

              Dimensions:
              Max Width: 76cm (30'')
              Max Depth: 49cm (19.25'')
              Max Height: 43.25cm (17'')

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              Antique Tool Chest, English, Victorian, Metal Bound, Mahogany, Trunk Circa 1900

              £485.00

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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 1800's Old Pine blanket Chest

              Mid 1800's Old Pine blanket Chest

              pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

              A lovely very old antique pine blanket chest that dates from the mid 1800's. In good condition for its age, recently treated and stripped to the bare wood. It is now ready for waxing or...

              £347.00

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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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