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SA669444

Antique Iron Bound Merchants Chest

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Hingstons of Wilton

This antique has been viewed 21 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

Antique iron bound merchants chest
This Antique hardwood Colonial chest would have been made circa 1850 to be used by a wealthy merchant or important family to transport their belongings around the East.
We are pleased to offer you this Antique hardwood trunk.
This large chest was made for a very wealthy owner to store their precious silks and other valuables.
Made in a dense hardwood, applied with superb blacksmith made ironwork straps locks and hasps. The ironwork straps there for protection as it was loaded and unloaded onto the wagons or camels for the long arduous journeys it was to experience.
This antique trunk would make a fantastic coffee table that is sure to spark your friends and family’s imaginations as they wonder of the stories this could tell of its adventures around the East.
The lid opens on iron strap hinges, to reveal a very capacious open storage area with a section to one end that was to store jewellery and other precious items.
91.5cms wide 36ins
62cms deep 24 1/2ins
53.5cms high 21ins
All dimensions are approximate.
This item carries the Hingstons Antiques product guarantee plate. This gives you the peace of mind that any item with this on, is of the quality and condition expected when purchasing from us.
This Antique iron bound merchants’ chest is a finite piece of antique furniture that is a very green product which has not affected the environment we live in.
Delivery
We can arrange delivery nationwide £75+vat; we also have a very reliable and good delivery service for single or multiple items to Ireland. We can also obtain a quote for items to be shipped overseas
Guarantee
This item carries the Hingstons Antiques product guarantee plate which gives you the peace of mind that any item with this plate, is of the quality and condition expected when purchasing from Hingstons Antiques Limited. All our goods are individually selected by Nick Hingston who uses his experience of over 40 years of trading to select the best items of the best design and condition suitable to be placed in our quality stock.
PRICE MATCHING
Antiques are unique, and it is impossible to price match in the normal way. Please consider the quality of product, and the care taken in our restoration, before deciding if you are looking at price comparison.
When you choose to purchase an item from Hingstons, you will be purchasing a piece that will enhance your home.
We spend time choosing the best product, an antique item that must meet the strict criteria to be placed in Hingstons of Wilton stock.
Hingstons Distance selling policy
Purchases from Hingstons Antiques Ltd give all buyers the right to cancel the purchase within 14 working days after receipt of the item, for a full refund less transport costs, on condition it is returned in the condition it was sent.
Payment- We can accept payment by bank transfer, card transaction by phone, or cheque in store for UK customers, please contact us if you are an overseas customer
PRICE MATCHING
Antiques are unique and it is impossible to price match in the normal way. Please take into account the quality of product, and the care taken in our restoration, before making a decision if you are looking at price comparison.
When you choose to purchase an item from Hingstons, you will be purchasing a piece that will enhance your home.
We spend time choosing the best product, an antique that has to meet the criteria to be placed in Hingstons of Wilton stock.
Beware of cheaper imitations.
DISTANCE SELLING REGULATIONS
Purchases from Hingstons Antiques Ltd are covered under the Distance Selling Regulations, which give all buyers the right to cancel the purchase within 7 working days after receipt of the item, for a full refund less RETURN transport costs.



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1860.


Dimensions

Height = 53.5 cm (21.1")
Width = 91.5 cm (36.0")
Depth = 62 cm (24.4")


Seller Details

Hingstons of Wilton
The Old Bell House
2 Shaftesbury Road
Wilton
Salisbury
Wiltshire
England
SP2 0DR
United Kingdom
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www.hingstons-antiques.co.uk


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