This is a charming Noah's Ark complete with pairs of animals which are stored in the body and hull of the ark. It is on wheels, and the roof lifts up and the side drops down for storage. There are 9 pairs of animals, two each of sheep, elephant, horse, giraffe, donkey, lion, tiger, zebra and cow. Early 20th century. Height 10.75 ins (25.5cm), width 18.25 ins (46.5cm), depth 4.5 ins (11.5cm). Weight 1054 grams. In very good condition. This item can be seen in the book, "Antique Boxes - Inside and Out", on page 192.
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