Large Vintage Deed Box is one of a number of Deed Boxes salvaged from an old Solicitor’s in the City Of London.
The front features a drop-down panel with the embossed badge:
JOHN POUND & Co
81 82 83 LEADENHALL ST
A quick historical resume of John Pound & Co:
Manufacturer and retailer of high quality trunks, chests, luggage and luxury dressing cases.
The business was started in 1823 by John’s father, Henry Pound and Mr Tasker.
By 1871, the business owned 3 factories, 8 distribution warehouses and 3 shops in central London.
Sir John Pound was Lord Mayor of London 1904/5.
In the early 1950’s, the business was taken over by the John Lewis Partnership.
It is clean as can be inside & out & is ideal for storing documents, photographs, keepsakes, collectables etc
41cmH – 69cmW- 40cmD
1 in stock