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18th Century French Cast Iron Bound Strong Box, c.1740

$3,102.18

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Antique mid-18th century cast iron travel safe. Probably manufactured in France for storing money, important documents or jewellery. It would have been taken on long travels, perhaps on a long sea voyage or on the Orient express, also used as diplomats lock boxes when traveling on the continent, beautifully embossed with flowers and comes with a working lock and key. Condition In good condition - wear as expected. Size Width: 37cm Depth: 34cm Height: 36cm.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.18 in. (36 cm)Width: 14.57 in. (37 cm)Depth: 13.39 in. (34 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1740
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. In Good Condition - wear as expected.
  • Seller Location
    Royal Tunbridge Wells, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: D79551stDibs: LU1348228213502

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    Ships From: Sherring, United Kingdom
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