This fabulous antique French key box / cupboard is as decorative as it is useful. It would be perfect for a hall or by a kitchen door.
It is made in metal and has a beautiful gilded scrolled crest and further scrolling below. The door is painted in Folk Art style with an urn of flowers in lovely soft mid tone shades of blue, pink, green, red and ochre. The door has a red painted scalloped border which matches up perfectly with the scalloping on the sturdy hinges.
The door has a metal handle and has a sturdy spring closure. It opens to reveal a red painted interior with 7 little hooks to take the keys.
The box is a substantial piece weighing nearly 1.5 kg. There are two holes in the interior for attaching it to a wall.
Overall it measures :- 37.5 cm (14.75 inches) high x 18 cm (7 inches) wide x 3.5 cm (1.4 inches) deep. The box is 22.5 cm (8.9 inches) high without the crest and scrolls.
A gorgeous little keybox to add an atmospheric French finishing touch and another divine brocante find from La Belle Étoffe.
N.B. The keys are for display purposes only.
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