29 November 2001
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CAMPAIGN CHEST
The rectangular moulded top above three mahogany-lined drawers to the upper section, with three carrying-handles to each side, the lower section veneered on the top and with two brass holes, with three mahogany-lined drawers and three carrying-handles to the side, on a base with shaped apron, the handles apparently original, the reverse of the chest and stand with incised numerals, with paper label to the top drawer inscribed 'Marjorie Poole Beatrice Pike. 1940', the solid mahogany base probably made in India in the 19th Century
48½ in. (123 cm.) high; 32¾ in. (82 cm.) wide; 16¼ in. (41 cm.) deep
Marjorie Poole or Beatrice Pike.
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