For s ale today is a small camel back, original early 1800's sailor's sea chest from Gloucester's MA Whaling Era. It is made from Camphor Wood and has a beautiful golden patina.The hardware is original blacksmiths but part of the latch is missing as you can see in the pictures. The original leather hinges have been replaced with harness leather. The interior of the chest have been papered withish map paper. Measurements include from bottom to top of camel back is 10 1/2.
From bottom to flat top is 9 1/2. The length of the trunk is 27. The last picture shows the bottom of the trunk.It is in very good condition especially considering it is around 200 years old! Feel free to ask questions. The item "Antique 1800's Orig SAILOR'S SEA CHEST TRUNK Small CAMEL BACK Camphor Wood" is in sale since Sunday, January 24, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Chests & Trunks\1800-1899".
The seller is "walkingonsunshine54" and is located in Harrisburg, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.