Antique Pakistani Wedding Chest

Country of Origin: Pakistan


Material: Cypress Wood

Description: Large sized wedding chest hand-made in the Punjab region of Pakistan early in the last century. This wedding chest is an exquisite example of Punjabi furniture – beautifully aged and with lovely hand painted wooden ornamental disks. This would have been part of a bride’s dowry and used to store clothing, jewellery and other personal effects. Front-opening section.

Age & Overall Condition: Early to mid 20th century, Punjab region, Pakistan. Condition reflective of age – fading of paint for example but no significant structural damage.

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