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Alsatian Wedding Chest Dated 1832

France  –  Circa 1830

DIMENSIONS:
27.5 in.H x 54.5 in.W x 22 in.D
70 cmH x 138 cmW x 56 cmD

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Charming and authentic Alsatian wedding chest in pine and hand-painted in a soft red background with a decor in front of two stylized guirlands of flowers circling the wedding date “1832” and the initials “BNJ”

The bombe top is ornated with painted flowers too, displayed as a bouquet.
Hand-forged iron hardware on top and iron brackets on the edges interior has a wooden box to separate smaller valuables. Comes with its original lock and key.

OF THE PERIOD: Charles X
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1830
PERIOD: 1830-1839
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Pine, Hand-Painted Paint
CONDITION: Excellent. Normal wear from age and use slightly distressed.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
DIMENSIONS:
27.5 in.H x 54.5 in.W x 22 in.D
70 cmH x 138 cmW x 56 cmD