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SA421536

Welsh Oak Writing Box, Circa 1640

Price

£395 | $550 USD | €460 EUR
Item Number: SA421536
Date of manufacture: 17th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: WelshAntiques
This antique has been viewed 33 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A rare and original table-top writing box in the wonderful deep reddish-black oak which is typical of the best early furniture from mid-Wales.
The sides have scalloped edges and are beautifully embellished with delicate incised decoration and punchwork. The iron butterfly hinges are original, although the former clasp and lock have been removed at some point in the distant past.
Wonderful original colour and surface patination.
Montgomeryshire circa 1640
10.5 inches high, 25 inches wide, 10.75 inches deep.
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 17th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 26 cm (10.2")
Width = 63 cm (24.8")
Depth = 27 cm (10.6")


Seller Details

WelshAntiques
WelshAntiques
Castle Mill
Kidwelly
Carmarthenshire
SA17 5AJ
United Kingdom
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