Vintage Brass Clad Wooden Storage Chest. Charming, homemade, vintage, storage chest salvaged from Central Connecticut.
It is made of solid wood and is clad with ornate, brass panels on all sides except for the back and bottom. The back side has a plain, black, sheet of tin. The box sits on 2 wooden boards which used to have casters. There are 2 strap hinges which allow the top to open and close.Once open, there is a chain attached to the inside of the box which ensures the top doesn't fall backward once open. Each brass panel features a different scene in an old-fashioned town. The chest has nicks and scratches, which is common wear for furniture this old. However, there are no breaks, cracks, dents, rot, warp, etc. Our carpenter thoroughly inspected the piece and found no repairs to make, nor anything to glue or reinforce. The lid opens and closes with ease This storage chest is ready for another lifetime of service! Top : 22"W x 16 3/4 "D. Body : 20"W x 15 1/2 "D. Inside : 18 1/4 "W x 14 3/4 "D x 11 1/4 H. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Trunks & Chests". The seller is "pennantique" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.