Peaked dowry chest


Traditional wood chest offered during wedding ceremonies. The bride places her jewelry and personal items in it. One small door fitted on one sloped side’s center helps close with padlock. Rosaces decoration ornates the chest partitions. Mounted onto four small feet.

North-West India (Rajasthan), Early 20th Century

Height: 49,5 cm (19-1/2 in.) - Width: 58 cm (22-3/4 in.) - Depth: 34 cm (13-1/4 in.).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013041183