A storage or dowry chest from Zanzibar.
- Raised on turned feet with brass studs and plate decoration on solid teak.
- Two drawers and an additional smaller storage compartment are located beneath the lid.
- Traditionally used throughout Kenya and Zanzibar for storage of spices or valuables, the piece is suitable for keeping linens and blankets, as well as occasional seating.
Minor scuffs and some light scratches commensurate with age and use.
Height: 19 inches / 48.26 cm
Width: 29 inches / 73.66 cm
Depth: 16 inches / 40.64 cm