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Anglo-Chinese Teak Travelling Chest

Stock No

3469

Member since
2014
  • £1,650.00
  • €1,962 Euro
  • $2,139 US Dollar

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Item Description

A Very Fine Anglo-Chinese Teak Travelling Chest Made for Leonce Routh, Veteran Soldier and Deputy Commissary General of Bermuda c.1845.

Provenance:

Made for Leonce Routh Esq., (1820-1905) when he was Deputy Commissary General. Upon his death in 1905 it was given to Amand Jules Mcconnel Routh MD, b.1853 d.18 December 1927 by his four cousins.

Made of quality teak of excellent colour and figure, this chest is heavily bound with wrought iron strapwork mounts and corner pieces. Attached to the piece, which is of particularly large size, are two brass plaques which record the information mentioned in the provenance section above.

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Item Info

Seller Location

Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire, Leicestershire

Item Dimensions

H: 62cm W: 88cm D: 56cm

Period

19th Century

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire, Leicestershire

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)1858 882005

+44 (0)7811 127428

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