Antique Furniture Direct
Antique Furniture Direct is located in Leeds, UK
Small Regency Campaign Trunk With London Makers Label
A wonderful small antique Regency campaign/travelling trunk with London makers label. To the top in fantastic period writing is the name F Knight Esquire. It constructed of canvass covered wood and features brass studwork and iron strapwork to the corners and has its original brass lock and hasp. The lid lifts to reveal its original lined interior with a paper makers label for “R. Gill Trunk & Portmanteau maker 22, Coventry St London.” Amongst other things R Gill purports to be able to “make tin cases for India on the shortest notice” and has a side-line in Funerals! Construction/Wood: Canvas/Wood/Metal Condition Report: Good original condition, general wear and marks commensurate with age. Dimensions: Width: 71cm Depth: 36cm Height: 40cm Internal: 34cm High x 64cm Wide x 33cm Deep
Antique Furniture Direct has clarified that the Small Regency Campaign Trunk With London Makers Label (LA322356) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being circa 1830
Good original condition, general wear and marks commensurate with age.
£35 via courier to Mainland England / £50 to Mainland Scotland & Wales. Additional items in same purchase with free delivery (Mainland England only).
This Small Regency Campaign Trunk With London Makers Label is located in Leeds, UK