This blanket chest is from the north of Sweden and is hand made using dovetailed joints instead of nails. The dense heavy pine used in construction as well as the dark red, black and yellow simple painted surface pays homage to the no nonsense attitude of the fishermen and their families who inhabit the far north. The lock (although not working) is the original and is hand-forged wrought iron . The perfect size to use as a coffee table or at the end of a bed.
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacturecirca 1830
- Materials and techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
H 19.69 in. x W 54.73 in. x D 27.17 in.
H 50 cm x W 139 cm x D 69 cm
- Seller locationAntwerp, BE
- Seller reference number4465
- Reference numberLU109728092773
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