Icebox trunk from the early 1900s - Iron (cast/wrought), Wood

Description
Icebox trunk from the early 1900s - Iron (cast/wrought), Wood
Italy - First half 20th century

A chest used to transport ice or foodstuffs, dating back to the early 1900s. The excellent, watertight metal coating on the inside, makes this box the forerunner of modern transport refrigerators.
Structurally intact item, with inevitable signs of ageing, which contextualize the object in its historical period.
Proper packaging and tracked shipping throughout Europe.

Lot details
Object
Icebox trunk from the early 1900s
Material
Iron (cast/wrought), Wood
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
48×46×91 cm
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