Strongbox - Louis XVI Style - Iron (wrought) - Early 19th century

Description
Strongbox - Louis XVI Style - Iron (wrought) - Early 19th century
Italy

Old Louis XVI studded safe, dating from the early nineteenth century.
The safe is made of wood coated, banded and studded.
The object comes from Piedmont, especially built by the master blacksmiths of the city of Biella.

The complication lock has two keys and one unlocking deadbolt.
The opening is limited by three secret opening mechanisms that will be revealed to the winner of the auction.

The object is fully functional, the lock has been cleaned and overhauled.
The safe is ready to be displayed.

Dimensions: height 61 cm, width 66 cm, depth 30 cm.

Lot details
Object
Strongbox
Material
Iron (wrought)
Style
Louis XVI Style
Estimated Period
Early 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
40 kg
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