A PetitJean faux wood grained and painted iron safe c1880.
Made in the form of a chest of drawers, and having a secret lock, located behind a piece of moulding at the front. The 4 key escutcheons visible on the front are dummies. All beautifully executed and working perfectly, with original Bramah type key. The cabinet also has a further lockable compartment within, also with its original key. Makers label to the inside. No one would ever spot that this is in fact a very strong safe ! H103cm, D42cm, W64cm.