A Decorative and historic wooden Trunk or Coffer, circa 1840, from France, with original printed lining paper on the inside of the lid, depicting scenes of a sea shore -( probably French possessions in North Africa) . The antique trunk has a domed slatted top with ponyskin hide covering, and is in reasonable and sturdy condition, though with an amount of wear relevant to its age and use. Original French baggage labels are still adhering to the sides. (see photos)
measures 40 inches x 19 x 16 high
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