British medicine chest c 1830
This britishe medicine chest was one of the most popular types that open like a trunk. There were made during end 18th, first half 19th century. It has a lifting lid and one drawer. A brass retaining rod keep the drawer closed when the chest is closed and locked. Some early examples, as this one, there are sliding covers over part of the drawer. The bottles with the labels are original and one is missing. There are also hand hold scale with weights, mortar and pestle(glass). The chest is in mint condition. Measurements 19,5 x 23 x 26,5 cm high.