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A Late 17th Century Country House Child's Nursery Or Bedroom 6 Plank Oak Coffer


£1,250 | $1,664 USD | €1,416 EUR
Item Number: SA699646
Date of manufacture: Before 1700
Current Status: For sale
Seller: White Rose Antiques
This antique has been viewed 38 times in the past month with the most views from Netherlands.


A late 17th century country Country House Child's nursery or bedroom 6 plank Oak Coffer, Of very small proportions, and of very simple construction, The coffers lid with its chipped carved ends, and strap hinges, sits above, a three carved Geometric lozenge front, and V cut ends and it has excellent colour, How do we know that this child's coffer is from a country house because back in the late 17th century, only very wealthy people who owned country a house, could afford to have a children's coffer made in this way, the 3 Geometric lozenges on the front of this coffer are carved out of the solid, and have not been applied later, And it might of taken a couple of days for the who made this small coffer, to carve the front by removing all the material with a chisel, leaving the Geometric lozenges standing proud, plus all the other work which has gone into making this children's coffer, no ordinary parents of the late 17th century could afford to have a coffer made for one there children like this extremely rare one,
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Internal Ref: S A 159


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Before 1700.


Height = 55 cm (21.7")
Width = 68 cm (26.8")
Depth = 38 cm (15.0")

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White Rose Antiques
United Kingdom

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