Antique Welsh blanket box chest


+44 (0)1579 344647

+44 (0)7952 346678


United Kingdom

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Antique Welsh blanket box chest

A superb early 19th century pine blanket box in its original petrol-green paintwork. It was sourced directly from a hill farm in North Wales. A very unusual example in that instead of traditional iron hinges, it has 'locating pegs', a vernacular feature that links the lid to the base. One of these pegs has been repaired, otherwise the chest is in good, sound condition. Internally there is a candle tray and drawer.


  • H: 53cm (20.87in)
  • W: 105cm (41.34in)
  • D: 47cm (18.50in)



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Marc has been successfully dealing in decorative antiques for over 15 years, fuelled by his lifelong passion for artefacts of the past. His workshop, a converted Methodist Sunday School, is located on the edge of Bodmin Moor, Cornwall.

He successfully mixes styles and periods to create his own unique collection of ‘delightful objects’. Good design, craftsmanship, colour and an age-worn patina all play their part in his discerning approach to buying. His selection of stock is often based on its aesthetic appeal rather than its age, and he loves to find items that have a story to tell.

Visits to Marc’s workshop and stores can be arranged by appointment.

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