Leather and camphor Chinese-Export Trunk

S/N:WGA256

  • £2,450.00
  • €2,862 Euro
  • $3,172 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Leather and camphor Chinese-Export Trunk

W.J. GRAVENER ANTIQUES
A red leather trunk with hand-painted floral decoration and having nailhead trim over a carcass of solid camphor wood. This colour is the rarest and most desirable of the Chinese export trunks. It bears a paper label from Willards Hotel, Washington D.C. 420mm high, 920mm wide and 460mm deep. Chinese. Circa 1830.

Dimensions: 

  • H: 42cm (16.54in)
  • W: 92cm (36.22in)
  • D: 46cm (18.11in)

Period: 

Circa 1830

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We are a Father and Son team of Bill and Mark. We have worked together for more than 35 years and between us have amassed more than 90 years experience. We have built a reputation for dealing in quality English and Continental furniture and for us Antiques dealing is more than a business it is a passion and a lifestyle.

Clients are welcome to view items, by appointment only please.  We are happy to provide more pictures of any item and further information on request.

 

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