Antique Pakistani Wedding Chest
Country of Origin: Pakistan
Material: Cypress Wood
Description: Beautiful and unusual medium sized wedding chest from the Punjab region of Pakistan. The combination of the painted wood lattice-work with the mirroring makes this a one-of-a-kind piece. This wedding chest would have been part of a bride’s dowry and used to store clothing, jewellery and other personal effects.
Age & Overall Condition: Early to mid 20th century, Punjab region, Pakistan. Condition reflective of age – fading of paint and mirroring for example but no significant structural damage.