A spectacular silver chest was hand carved of solid wormy walnut about 1900 in Italy, and could be used for jewelry or as a collector cabinet. Deeply sculpted lion heads and paws show masterful artistry. There is a "secret" compartment under the hinged top.
The restored finish is in excellent condition on this antique furniture. Drawers have hand cut dovetail joints, silverware caddies inside are removable. Lower doors have a working lock and wrought iron grillwork in the glass doors.
Measurements are 41" wide tip to tip, 22" deep and 61" tall.
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