This came from an old magician’s estate. The maker is unknown. No instructions so the original handling is not known. We have played around with the item and will include some instructions for setting up the chest for the dove production. How you decide to use the chest will be up to you.
Measures approximately 11 inches on each side and stands about 11 inches tall. The top is removable and the bottom is hinged at the back side to allow you to set up the secret compartment.
Effect: A red painted wooden chest with a metal barred front is shown to be empty. Whenever the magician wishes a live dove can be made to appear inside.