19th Century French Polished Cast Iron Safe with Key and Two-Letter Combination
Keep your jewelry and important documents locked up in this elegant, antique safe from the Champagne-Ardenne region of France. Crafted circa 1880 in cast iron with gun barrel finish and finished on all sides, this travel safe is decorated with studded hobnails and embellished with floral medallions on each panel. The front door features two center brass wheels with alphabet letters. A two-letter combination activates the key and opens the safe; when opens, the safe reveals the original inside black felt and a center metal shelf for further storage. The front door is embellished with the engraved inscription “Incombustible Systeme Bauche Brevete SGDG Usine a Gueux Marne” for further identification. Place the unique, secure safe in your office, study or even a men’s dressing room for a display of strength and heritage. Measures: 15″W x 13″D x 20″H.
|Dimensions||15" W x 13" D x 20" H|
Late 19th Century