An antique 19th Century Nepalese carved blanket chest. Ornately carved throughout, the front and sides depict elaborately carved Chinese dragons and court jesters in deep frames surrounded by scrolls and acanthus. The top is protected with a .75" thick glass top which when removed opens revealing a storage compartment. Mission Avenue Studio.
Small handcrafted teak chest featuring brass hardware with large corner brasses and intricately scalloped edges. Brass strapping and side bails for carrying, and hefty strap hinges visible on the interior. Minor wear.
Dowry chest featuring a two-tone rectangular case comprised of eight inset panels of bone inlay. The front half of the top panel is removable for storage. It houses an ample interior with a top that lifts up. Minor wear, some old stains, scratches.
Antique natural wicker trunk, made in France in the early 20th century, used to transport laundry or linens. Hand-made with woven handles on sides, original leather strap, worn black painted numbers and wooden rails attached with metal on bottom. Desirable patina.
Spanish colonial trunk on shaped legs embellished with carved foliate designs. Retains the original iron hardware and a lift-up top that opens to ample storage space. Age wear, lock mechanism doesn't work.
19th-century German blanket chest featuring fine rosewood and mahogany inlay stars with 6 points on top, front and sides, dovetail construction, slipper box inside and antique lock and hinges, bun feet.
Early-20th-century Gowdas tribe trunk featuring a red lacquered finish and dome top. The lid opens to reveal storage space for small items. Decorated with ornamental brassware and prominent nailheads. Slight wear.
19th Century Japanese Campaign-style black lacquer kimono travel or storage trunks with family crest design. Decorative paper on interior. Lid served as a tray for presentation of Kimono. Great as side tables or nightstands. Age related wear and loss.
Late-19th-century Swedish repoussé brass-bound wood box with hand-hammered foliate details and brass handles. Functional for clothing storage, at the end of a bed, or as a kindling box. Minor surface wear.
A beautifully aged antique Indian teak trunk that is meticulously decorated with iron stud work, intricate iron strap designs, and carved details. It wears its beautiful original blue painted patine and original hardware.
Antique 19th c. French Provincale carved walnut Petrin, or bread box. The lid now hinged, with a cloth lined interior for use as a storage chest to proof bread. On carved splayed legs. The size make a great console table. No maker's marks.
This scaled-down wardrobe case is road-ready. Vegetable tanned leather tourist trunk with plush velvet cotton interior. Front drop-down hinged section houses two compartments with hinged lid, leather fasteners and a pair of cotton tie-straps. Comes with four original plywood hangers top-coated with gloss tung oil on pull-out steel rails. All original hardware, including working top hasp lock with key. Premium stitched leather handle and original Knapp of St. Louis brass nameplate attached.
19th-century Indian hardwood trunk on wheels meticulously decorated with brass and iron stud work, straps, carved details, and chunky brass carrying handles on its sides. Age wear, fading of metal work, minor wear.
Chinese chest featuring appliqué soapstone work and intricate carvings that depicts an artistic landscape scene framed with floral and meandering motifs borders. The chest opens to ample storage space with a metal latch. Piece of missing inlay, age wear.
Late-19th-century hardwood trunk with mother-of-pearl inlay in geometric patterns and carvings throughout. Two small drawers on the bottom. From the Moro people of Southern Philippines. Acquired from a historic five-star Manila Hotel in the 1970s. Age wear.
Anglo-Indian cash box made of solid teak. The exterior is heavily reinforced with brass banding on the edges and corners. The fitted interior has hinged compartments for writing accessories, coins and document storage below. The interior of the lid has horizontal splats for paper storage and self-supporting hinges. Minor wear.
Vintage doll trunk wardrobe case, c. 1920s, recovered in deep purple patent leather, with all the details of full-sized version. All original hardware, brass-plated corner guards, hinged sides and upper lid. Refit with two wooden drawers, one of which houses secret false stache bottom compartment. Steel rail with two wooden hangers.
Antique English oak storage box hand-carved with dragons on top and bluebells on the side and front panels. Carved date of 1904 and a B monogram. Supported on metal casters. The top lifts up for convenient storage. No maker's mark. Light wear.
This rare Ceylon campaign chest was crafted using teak wood and is accented with brass metal strapping and hardware. The piece has ebony painted designs of star like shapes and stands on turned bulbous legs.
This antique Indian chest features a hand-carved front decorated with incised diamond designs indigenous to the Goa region of India. This piece still retains its original aged finish and stands on bun feet making it a good fit as a small coffee table.
This antique Indian chest features a hand-carved front decorated with incised geometric designs indigenous to the Goa region of India. This piece still retains its original aged finish and stands on bun feet making it a good fit as a small coffee table.