Hello this is a vintage letterpress printers tray made of beech/pine with a plywood lining that has been cleaned, sanded, finished and coated with British Rapeseed oil. It has 147 equal squares all measuring 4cm x 3.1 cm-smaller than usual but perfect in storing lego mini figures (as seen on the pictures), crystal collections, coins, buttons, jewelleries and other small curiosities. It has a two metal handles covered in dark brown/black patina and a beautifully handwritten type labels. In general this tray is in good condition for its age with slight marks and stains from the printers ink.
Measuring 82cm x 36cm x 4.5cm this piece of British printing history from Kent can be used as an added wall feature in your home, office or nursery. The item "Letterpress Type Case Vintage Print Tray Wood Printers Drawer Curios Display" is in sale since Saturday, October 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Trays". The seller is "vintageenthusiast1987" and is located in Worthing.This item can be shipped worldwide.