Late Victorian pine blanket box or chest, rustic, 3 sided, re-furbished. Colour: Fiddes clear satin wax. A larger than standard sized late 19th century robust blanket box/chest with 3 sided detailing (cornices), inner candle box, original hinges, later relacement handles and lock (no key), lapped joint construction. This example has been fully refurbished and re waxed. Its size, design and colour would make it ideal for either a modern or period home.
Old shrinkage crack/surface worm damage to top is sound and has no impact on integrity. Scotland, I of W, Isle of Man, ROI, Northern Ireland, please ask for a quote.
This piece is for sale elsewhere. Buyers are always welcome to collect this item from Baldock, North Herts, SG7 6DB if they wish to. We do not accept cheques. We post worldwide with certain exclusions. We always look for the most cost efficient way of getting your goods to customers.We only pass on what it costs us unless stated. Customers are always welcome to collect any item in person. Our default courier service is Silversprint Ltd a recognised antiques courier who have a fixed rate table based on volume and distance. Alternatively, buyers are free arrange their own courier. We will always package items appropriately and work with you and the courier of your choice to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible. Notwithstanding the above we reserve the right to insist that particular items are sent via a tracked service of our choice at the customers expense irrespective of the destination. We aim to provide a full and accurate description of everything we sell. We will be honest about items that have been repaired/restored/damaged and are always happy to answer questions, provide further photographs or arrange a viewing.
Accordingly, items may be withdrawn from sale at any time. An internet based restoration, antiques and collectables business based in Hertfordshire, England. Always happy to answer questions and or provide further photographs. Passionate about recycling, restoration and working with old materials. Always looking to use authentic/original materials when repairing and restoring furniture.
Every piece for sale is initially thoroughly inspected: age? Whats has its life been? Old worm that can be left alone? Wear commensurate with age that should be left alone?Are repairs needed to ensure the piece is fit for purpose? We research styles/makers etc to ensure that the listing has as much relevant information as possible. We will err on the side of caution when it comes to the age of pieces. Every piece is cleaned, inside and out sometimes that simply involves oil/spirit mixes to remove dirt, sometimes just a careful brushing, sometimes the old finish (particularly wax) needs to be removed and the piece re waxed.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Boxes/Chests\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "yeoman47" and is located in Baldock, Hertfordshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.