Steamer chest old blanket box trunk tool box vintage victorian railway domed

A lovely old steamer chest circa 1880

A fab looking old steamer chest,

Large Working Brass lock with Key so can be locked...........

Ash banding over a pine body,

Each side clasp works and clasps shut

Above the lock has a leather lift up for the lid, also has old leather handles, these are not the original ones would have longe since rotted away but looks to be in keeping with the leather lift up leather

The back has two strong hinges

Underneath has three remaining castors of the four it once had.

The lid remains open when lifted as it still retains its metal lid stay. Lids stay generaly are cloth type which rot away

As its been around a very long time it will of course have gathered marks, impressions splits, etc this is what gives each piece its uniqueness

Has had a good coat of Bri wax

Size approx

Length =30" (77cm)

Width = 18" (46cm)

Hight = 21 " (54cm)

Postage & Good packaging for this item comes in at £19.99 for most places or you are very welcome to collect.

***If purchased before 23:00hrs 17/12/2012 Delivery will be Wednesday ****

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Please note this is a old chest which has been used for over a hundred years, it will have marks, spits,
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