A mid 17th oak cofferWest Country
Lot 148
A mid-17th oak cofferPossibly Somerset
Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A mid-17th oak coffer
Possibly Somerset
The moulded plank lid above a lunette carved top-rail and three panels, each panel carved with a double-heart motif, on high stile supports, 137cm wide x 59cm deep x 79cm high, (53.5" wide x 23" deep x 31" high)

Footnotes

  • The double-heart motif is often associated with West Country furniture. Comparative literature: Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture The British Tradition, (1979), p.456, fig.4:83
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  1. David Houlston
    Specialist - Oak Furniture
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work 01865 853667
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  2. Megan Wheeler
    Specialist - Oak Furniture
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work 01865 853668
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372 722
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