Antique Chinese Pig Skin Trunk / Chest (sometimes referred to as a Hudson Bay Trunk)
Made in Canton for the European and American markets. c. 1820-1850.
Decorated with rows of brass hobnails and brass guards along all the edges. Sturdy brass carrying handles Lined with aromatic camphor wood. the lid opens and shuts as cleanly as it ever did. All in all, the trunk is in wonderful shape and could be an attractive addition to an 'interesting' home.
31"w 15.5"deep 12.5" high
brass stand ~ 31+" wide 16" deep 5" high
Very Refurbishable--Expected scuffs and wear, yet a most attractive storage chest / coffee table/ or....
Buyer might best be in the San Francisco Bay Area for pickup. Otherwise shipping arrangements to be made by purchaser Many thanks!
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