Antique Mappin & Webb Silver Chest


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Original owner, the famed Scottish zoologist, James Cossart Ewart and second wife Edith Sophia Ewart.
Late 1800s, hard-to-find Mappin & Webb silver chest is of oak construction and brass hardware. Silver chest has original lined felt and paper, removable tray, hidden storage compartment, heavy iron handles, and labeled sugar basket. Brass name plate and label of maker remains at top of chest. This was made for travel and it definitely has traveled afar.
Firm evidence of provenance provided to buyer.
26.5” x 16.5” x  23.5”

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