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SA816317

Driver & Eyre English Georgian Carriage Trunk 1798-1800

Price

£485 | $676 USD | €565 EUR
Item Number: SA816317
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Shaun King Antiques
This antique has been viewed 43 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

This ENGLISH GEORGIAN METAL-BOUND CARRIAGE TRUNK retains its original MAKER'S LABEL to the inside of the lid.
It reads: DRIVER AND EYRE, Trunk, Plate Case, Messenger Box Makers to Their Royal Highnesses The Dukes of Gloucester and Cumberland at The Kings Arms in Cockspur Street and at No 70 Charing Cross, London. This dates the Trunk to between 1798 and 1800.
The TRUNK is finished with close-nailing detail and bears the initials PD to the top of the lid, skilfully-applied in small headed nails.
The inside is lined with newspapers, including The Times dating from Thursday November 12th 1788, which have been decorated with stencilled dots.
There are the obvious signs of wear but this TRUNK is original throughout, including the lock.
Height: 12.75 inches (32.5 cm)
Width: 33 inches (84 cm)
Depth: 18 inches (46 cm)
We are a family business of three generations going back to the 1920s. Customer satisfaction is what we strive for.



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.


Dimensions

Height = 32.5 cm (12.8")
Width = 84 cm (33.1")
Depth = 46 cm (18.1")


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Shaun King Antiques
Attleborough
Norfolk
United Kingdom
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