A lovely antique silver chest. We date this chest to the mid 19th century.
There is a label inside the lid for'D. Rait, Goldsmiths to her Majesty the Queen, Glasgow'. The rear hinged lid is fitted with a lock (no key is supplied but a suitable replacement should be easily obtainable). The interior is fitted with a large compartment storage area finished in baize. Each section is labled eg, kettle, kettle stand , tea pot, coffee pot, etc.There are 11 sections in total including a section for a tray within the lid. The chest has a height of 15" (38cm), with a width of 32" (82cm) and a depth of 21 (54cm). This lovely chest remains in very good solid condition with only surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is an amount of indents and scratches to the surfaces from past use. This remains a very stylish and functional chest. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come. Attractive Antique Pine D C Rait Silver Chest Storage Trunk Blanket Box Kist.
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