19th Century Sailor's Sea Chest

19th Century Sailor's Sea Chest
Product Code: CJE1980
Shipping Weight: 0.00 lbs

Product Description

An authentic mid-19th century sailor's sea chest. Constructed of 6 boards with shiplapped and nailed edges, the chest retains an old blue over red and an earlier pitch-black painted surface below.  Inscribed in pencil on the inside of the lid, the date :1867" and short phrases written in French. Also retains the original cast iron butt hinges and simple rope becket handles.  Missing its lock and keep. Dimensions: W: 28.5", D: 16", H: 15.75"