The chest is hand-scraped till its original brown paint.
It retains the original iron hardware, hand-wrought iron strap hinges.
On the back, the prime colour is visible which was used all around the chest before painting.
It features decorative initials and year on front 1850
The key is not present.
Style Antique, Hand-Crafted, Country, Rustic, Folk art.
Detailed Condition- Good, Ready for use, the surface oiled with danish oil.
Light wear consistent with age and use, patina consistent with age and use.
This antique wedding chest was gift on Swedish wedding day.
The chest was repainted in a blue tone and has been painted with decorative flowers and the date and initials on the side.
There are original iron carrying handles, lock and key. With small covered utility box inside. This item shows sign of age but it is fully functional.
Measures Depth 58cm, Width 120cm, Height 61cm