Stunning Late 18th century English Elm Blanket Trunk in Later Paint
A rare and beautiful piece of storage furniture, one that sings out prays to its maker every time it is opened.
The rarity factor of this trunk lies in the single piece of English Elm used for the top and its original iron carry handles.
A blanket trunk dating back to 1780’s, originally used for travel.
It has a copious internal space with the original corner candle section to keep that precious source of light of the time safe in transit.
H - 53cm
W - 113cm
D - 56cm