Vintage Murshidabadi Chest
Vintage Murshidabadi Chest

Vintage Murshidabadi Chest

DESCRIPTION
A teak wood chest with elegant brass inlay including drop brass handles. It has a top tray which is easily removable and is perfect to pass around for after dinner mints or chocolates. Tiny brass feet have been added to give the chest a good height.

DIMENSIONS
18" x 13" x 7.5" [W x D x H] 

DELIVERY
6 - 8 weeks

CONDITION
This piece is in excellent condition. Almost all brass ware is intact including the lock.

RESTORATION
The chest is given a fresh coat of natural polish. The brass hardware is buffed to a shine. One of the drop handles was repaired and refitted again. A new key was made to fit the old lock.

HISTORY
Money Chests were very commonly used by smaller trading business establishments. Some chests come with hidden locks and secret compartments.

Vintage Murshidabadi Chest
Vintage Murshidabadi Chest
Vintage Murshidabadi Chest
Vintage Murshidabadi Chest
Vintage Murshidabadi Chest