A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century
Lot 475
A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century
Sold for £6,250 (US$ 7,880) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century A Charles I carved oak coffer First quarter 17th century
A Charles I carved oak coffer
First quarter 17th century
The hinged, fielded panel top enclosing an open interior and a candlebox punched with floral and geometric decoration, the triple panel front carved with thistles and flowers, raised on stile supports, 126cm wide x 53cm deep x 71cm high, (49.5" wide x 20.5" deep x 27.5" high)

Footnotes

  • The thistle motifs may well be indicative of Scottish manufacture. For examples of related furniture carved with elongated thistles see The Clive Sherwood Collection, Sotheby's 22nd May 2002.
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