Blanket Box or Antique Coffer

Blanket Box

Typically a Blanket Box is a rectangular box that often (but not always) sits at the foot of the bed and holds additional blankets for those cold winter nights.

Blanket Box Definition: Chest Among the items at the auction was an 18th-century oak coffer.especially:  blanket box
Strongbox put the money in the coffer

Occasionally they are used as coffee tables in a living room or perhaps as toy boxes in a child’s room or even as a tool box in a truck or a garage. .

Overall they are lovely, sturdy functional pieces of furniture that add a certain cache in their use in a home.