Mahogany and flame mahogany canteen

Mahogany and flame mahogany canteen

£30.00Price

Lovely quality canteen, from mahogany and flame mahogany, brass sheild shaped cartouche, which isn't inscribed but has some areas if wear and damage.

This quality canteen has a lift out tray and is lined with a type of felt and lined on the bottom of the tray and base with a silk type material, all the materials are time worn as it the wood which has a wonderful warmth to it. The carcass of the canteen is barrel fronted which is unusual and suggests a european influence. Circa mid 1800s

Brass hinges all in good working order, Brass lock does not lock and has no key.

Length 32 cm width 26cm depth 6.5cm