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Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century
Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century - Furniture Style Louis XIV Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century - Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century - Louis XIV Antiquités - Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century
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Period :
17th century
Provenance :
This chest has large carrying handles on the sides. The facade is adorned with a false keyhole. Very
Medium :
Iron
Dimensions :
l. 33.27 inch X H. 16.54 inch X P. 17.72 inch
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Iron Chest Said "of Corsair" , Germany - Nürnberg" , 17th Century

So-called “corsair” chest in clad and riveted iron.
Under the lid there is a complication lock with nine pins. There is also a small interior box on the left.
This chest has large carrying handles on the sides.
The facade is adorned with a false keyhole.
Very nice original key.

Germany
Lock in working order
Some traces of polychromy
17th century


Historical annecdote :
The city of Nuremberg specialized in mechanical crafts.
Traditionally these chests were embarked on ships. They were fixed to the floor in the commander's room. Inside it was deposited goods, papers and instruments of navigation, or a treasure.

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Cabinet & Chest Louis XIV