Unique Treasures From The U. American Whalers Seaman's or Sailors Sea Chest Nautical. A Traditional 19th Century Sea Chest Canted Configuration with 6-board pine wood construction, dove tail joints & pegged construction canted sides and lid has pegged Front & side skirts for strength, ropes fastened thru vertical blocks. What is certainly unique about this sea chest is the old remnants of the original red paint and wear from use.Vertical blocks still retaining rope handles. Notice the canted chest shape. Roman numeral an old owners carved date on top edge dates to 1866. (Old dove tailed chest is possibly earlier). This is an exceptional example of a sailor necessity.
Overall Height from bottom of chest to top of lid 19. Top lid by itself measures 37" L X 18 1/2" W, with overhanging lip on lid 2 thick.Top of chest without lid 35" L x 17 1/2" W x 17 1/4 H. Wide Bottom 35" L x 20 1/2" W. Chest is in as found condition. Old original paint, Lock is missing. One rope handle is old replacement. Shrinkage Cracks due to peg construction. Losses to bottom planks of chest due to moisture.
This antique chest is in solid useable condition. Till to the right side of chest is missing. Please see all photos for a complete description. Item location: San Diego, California, United States. Excludes: Africa, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Taiwan, Vietnam, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan Republic, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russian Federation, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Republic of, Estonia, Greece, Guernsey, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Ukraine, Vatican City State, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands.If you received an item that is not as described in the listing. Roman numeral an old owners carved date on top edge dates to 1866 (Old dove tailed chest is possibly earlier) This is an exceptional example of a sailor necessity. Approximate measurements: Overall Height from bottom of chest to top of lid 19" Top lid by itself measures 37" L X 18 1/2" W, with overhanging lip on lid 2" thick Top of chest without lid 35" L x 17 1/2" W x 17 1/4" H Wide Bottom 35" L x 20 1/2 W Condition: Chest is in as found condition Old original paint, Lock is missing One rope handle is old replacement Shrinkage Cracks due to peg construction, Losses to bottom planks of chest due to moisture This antique chest is in solid useable condition. Condition: Chest is in as found condition. American Whalers Seaman's or Sailors Sea Chest Nautical Trunk" is in sale since Thursday, May 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maritime\Other Maritime Antiques". The seller is "gallery_mission2017" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped to United States.