Shop All

/

interiors

/

furniture

African Teak and Brass Studded Chest

First Half 20th Century

Price:

Taxes not included

VAT and other taxes are not reflected in the listed pricing. Read more

Ships from: Oregon, United States

This item ships within United States only

Details

Up arrow

Description

A storage or dowry chest from Zanzibar.

  • Brass studded and plate decoration on solid teak.
  • Three drawers and an additional smaller storage compartment 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.

Condition Report

Revive
Fair
Good
Star iconVery Good
Like New

Minor scuffs and some light scratches commensurate with age and use.

Dimensions

Height: 18.5 inches / 46.99 cm
Width: 42.5 inches / 107.95 cm
Depth: 18 inches / 45.72 cm

Materials

Teak, Brass

Decorative Style

Traditional Style

Country of Origin

Kenya

Conditions of Business

Please note that Condition 19 of the Buy Now Marketplace Conditions of Business for buyers doesn't apply to this item. Read more here.