4 drawer antique chest | Solid Elm
Stylish and elegant 4 drawer chest with all lockable drawers and constructed using solid elm timbers.
Made by Danish master cabinet maker in mid 1800s
This lovely chest has all the original features and key for the locks.
The construction using elm is a lovely detail that is rarely seen due to the dutch elms decease which caused the trees to die off in the late 1800s
The wood has a lovely golden patina and grain patters throughout.
It is soft and tactile while remaining strong and durable.
The top drawer is divided into compartments for storage of jewellery.
Condition. Stunning with lovely patina and oiled finish.
All drawers run smoothly and lock.
Width 35 inch / 89cm
Depth 19 inch / 48cm
Height 31½ inch / 80cm