French Studded Leather Malle Trunk

Early 19th Century

Price:

7,000 USD

Ships from: California, United States

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Description

A French studded leather trunk.

  • Elaborate decoration with studs laid in geometric patterns of fleur-de-lys, flower petals and bosses.
  • Escutcheon flanked by a pair of lions, crown and suns.
  • Brocade pattern paper interior.
  • Resting on a base with turned legs.
Condition Report
Revive
Fair
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Like New

Expected patina to leather and hardware, hinges and brass.

Some separation and cracking to paper interior.

Scattered nicks and small chips on base commensurate with age and use.

Base possibly of later construction.

Dimensions
Height: 35 inches / 88.9 cm
Width: 36 inches / 91.44 cm
Depth: 20 inches / 50.8 cm
Materials
Leather, Brass, Wood
Period
Empire
Decorative Style
Traditional Style
Country of Origin
France
SKU

CCCNP

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