You are viewing a wonderful piece of Victorian furniture engineering for the army officer. With plenty of men, this could be transported anywhere in the Empire. It is split horizontally and the top and bottom sections have handles on the ends to make transporting it slightly easier for the grunts who had to carry it.The chest would have contained the officer's clothes and personal possessions and also a facility for writing his letters home, and maybe his orders. Beautifully made, a bargain at this opening price. The item "19TH CENTURY CAMPHOR CAMPAIGN MILITARY SPLIT CHEST OF DRAWERS DESK" is in sale since Sunday, September 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Chests of Drawers\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "annebowline" and is located in Oxfordshire. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.