A ship's trunk lift top box, solid huon pine with blackwood trim, external dovetail joins, oil painting ship portrait inside the lid of the barque 'Ethel' which was originally built in Sunderland in 1876 and wrecked of the South Australian coas
A small Australian cedar blanket box, circa 1860, of rectangular form with a hinged top and dovetail detail to the corners, 91 cm wide, x 49 cm deep x, 43 cm high. Provenance: Private Collection Melbourne
A late 19th century Indo-Dutch Colonial harewood and ebony chest, set on bun feet of solid plank construction featuring pierced brass escutcheon and studs, together with key 111 cm width, 54 cm depth, 60 cm high
A good New Zealand colonial woods hinged lidded trunk of small proportion, the lid with parquetry inlay including a burr kauri central panel, smaller rewarewa and other timber panels framing, the rimu base with burr kauri plinth. 81 x 39 x 34.5 cm
A blackwood blanket box, Australian school, possibly Tasmanian, the rectangular front finely carved in relief with an impressive eucalyptus tree, the top with conforming leaf and branch carving, scroll feet, 66 x 45 x 41 cm.
An Australian silver mounted emu egg maker's mark H. Steiner Adelaide circa 1875, ovoid the lower section applied with fern leaf mounts beneath a central silver medallion raised on a stem cast as a tree trunk and a naturalistically decorated circuclar foot
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