Stunning Victorian camphorwood campaign trunk with interesting provenance
Stunning Victorian camphorwood campaign trunk with metal mounts and beautiful ornate and solid brass carrying handles. Unusually with three locks, the centre one with a shaped key to match the escutcheon and a bell ringing mechanism. The top with an interesting brass name plate inscribed ‘M. Etcheberry Sous-Officier D’artillerie Coloniale’ Born 29th May 1881 in Trebes, died 27th November 1918, With detailed 7 page fact sheet chronicling his life.
Size 40 x 22 x 23 inches tall (102 x 55 x 59 cm tall)
Stock no. 5578