Prior & Willis Antiques
Prior & Willis Antiques is located in West Walton, UK
Carved Walnut Coal Scuttle Box or Purdonium c.1900
REF: 4817 / LA78643
Antique carved walnut coal scuttle box or purdonium. A heavy and solid piece, with no woodworm. The door works fine. This is a lovely rare quality piece, that is full of age charm and character. Complete with a brass shovel and galvanised steel liner. Beautiful patina, age and colour...a nice find, with a quality feel. Would look amazing in the right location! Overall maximum dimensions: 35cmW x 47cmD x 41cmH (bucket internally 20cmH x 28cmW x 25cm average depth).
Prior & Willis Antiques has clarified that the Carved Walnut Coal Scuttle Box or Purdonium c.1900 (LA78643) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1900
Historic knocks, marks, cracks, scratches, wear, imperfections, repairs and alterations, as is always the way and to be expected with genuine antique furniture. The internal steel liner is missing its handles and the shovel stowing bracket on the back is missing.
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This Carved Walnut Coal Scuttle Box or Purdonium c.1900 is located in West Walton, UK