A Rare Zanzibar Metal Studded Chest

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A fantastic 19th Century brass decorated teak wood Zanzibar chest.

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  • Place of Origin
    Madagascar
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Period
    19th Century
    Materials and Techniques
    Wood
    Metal
  • Condition
    Great antique condition.
  • Dimensions
    20 in. H x 43.5 in. W x 18.5 in. D
    51 cm H x 110 cm W x 47 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    07111979041794
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