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Brass-bound Camphorwood Campaign Chest

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Brass-bound Camphorwood Campaign Chest, England, late 19th century, case fitted with a long drawer enclosing fitted interior with green felt writing surface, drawers and compartments, over two short and two long drawers, stenciled design to drawers, on bracket feet, ht. 37 1/2, wd. 34 3/16, dp. 17 3/16 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Left side along the back edge there is a long triangular patch; otherwise with age appropriate chips, nicks and scratches, and with two keys; Top back corner brass off but available. Fleur de Lis design is painted, not inlaid.

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United Kingdom, Furniture

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