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Chinese Export Trunk


£950.00

Category: Campaign Furniture

Subcategory: Trunks

Made of leather on camphor wood with brass corners and stud decoration, this China Trade Trunk also has a later lift out tray.

The very dark green blue leather, probably started life as a lighter colour but has darkened with age. The owner's initials of M.E.D. are painted neatly in white to the top. The height makes this trunk very practical for use as a coffee table or at the end of bed for storage. Early to mid 19th Century.

  • Dimensions:
    H 44cm x W 79.5cm x D 46.5cm
    H 17¼" x W 31¼" x D 18¼"

  • Period: Early to Mid 19th Century.
  • Medium: Leather on Camphor
  • Style: China Trade
  • Exhibition: Remarkable
  • Condition: Supports Added To Lid Interior
  • Reference Number: 81408