Army Chest from Indonesia
Beautiful (army) chest from Indonesia with clear name tag 'Mr. W.L.G. Lemaire'.
When you google this name you find a William Lemaire (Dr. W.L.G. Lemaire) born in 1907 and coming from Indonesia. He was a professor and a politician and described as being very important and influential in the fifties. In the end he was awarded the 'Ridder in de orde van de Nederlandse Leeuw' and the 'Officier in de orde van Oranje-Nassau', two royal medals.
The chest has stickers from Jakarta and Nijmegen on it. It is very good condition, with some normal signs of wear due to the age. The chest can be used for decoration or even serve as a coffee table.