18th c Dutch Celonese Coffin Chest
This convex & concave nadumwood coffin chest is bound with brass inlayed ebony, decorated with pierced and engraved handle backplates and escution, 4 large brass nails to the lid and front raised on ebony bun feet .Retaining original working sprung lock and key of large size 13 cm
H 58 cm
W 74 cm
D 53 cm
Nedum (pericopsis mooniana) Chocolate brown softened with age and patination with striking grain.
Ebony (diospyros ebenum) Sri Lankan Exceled above other species in evenness and intencity of its colour