19th century Royal Navy campaign chest

Regular price £650.00

An unusual example of a large pine naval chest with oak scumble paint finish to resemble oak and iron strap work. To the top sits a brass plaque engraved 'John Stone, Outfitters, Portsea - C. J. Bolton RN'. John Stone was a naval outfitter supplying naval uniforms in Portsmouth to the Royal Navy during the mid 19th century

Provenance: From a large country house in West Sussex

Measuring: 105 cm wide, 65cm high, 60 cm deep

British, c. 1850