Antique Sea Captains Chest, 18th Century, Circa 1762, Over 250 Years Old In Remarkable Condition For Its Age, Domed Top Trunk, Captains Trunk, Officers Chest, Pirate Chest, Coffer, At The Antiques Roadshow. Sebastian Clarke Is A Certified Member(The Highest Level Of Accreditation) Of The Appraisers Association Of America In English Furniture. This Has Been A Family Heirloom Never Having Left The Family For Over 200+ Years, Brought Over From England Passed Down From Generation To Generation With Complete Provenance Including A Complete List Of Surnames As It Was Passed Down. Everything Is Original Except For The Till Where During The Antiques Roadshow, Sebastian Clarke Mentions That The Till Is Made Of Poplar, A Wood Indigenous to North America And Was Most Likely Added In The 19th Century.
The Paper Above The Till Includes The Handwritten Notes Of Documents That Were Included And What Appears To Be At Least One Of The Surnames Of A Previous Owner. The Last Family Member Who Owned This Before It Was Passed To Me Mentioned That This Fine Piece Of Rare Craftsmanship Was Related To Paul Revere And Many Of Her Other Items In Her Home Too.
Never Having Been Restored, Beautiful Ornate Hand-Forged Iron Hardware, Hand Wrought Iron Original Handles, Intricate Workmanship, Dovetail Construction And Much More. A Very Rare Find, Statement Piece, Museum Piece That Should Be Displayed At A Maritime Or University Museum And A Real Dream For Naval Historian Types Or Collectors. The Hardware Is All Correct And Its Quite Heavy Measuring 30.5 In Height, 46 In Length And 25 Across. This Gothic Domed Top Sea Captains Chest Is In Excellent Condition For Its Age, Solid And Sturdy With Normal Signs Of Aging.
Extremely Heavy, Solid Oak And On Wheels. The item "Antique Sea Captains Chest, 18th Century, Domed Top Trunk, Coffer, Antiques Roadshow" is in sale since Monday, January 13, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Chests & Trunks\Pre-1800". The seller is "sellmineonline" and is located in Pebble Beach, California. This item can be shipped to United States.