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.

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