A good, late-17th century, walnut cassone
A good, late-17th century, walnut cassone

A good, late-17th century, walnut cassone

1650 to 1700 Probably French

Offered by Lucy Johnson

£3,000 gbp
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The plank top with cleated ends and a solid moulded edge. Original hinges revealing an interior with candlebox. The lock removed. The front with a waist moulding and original escutcheon. The bottom moulding and bun feet are later replacements. Excellent original colour and patina. Second half of the 17th century

Length 132 cm., 4ft., 4 in.,
Height 65 cm., 2ft., 2 in.,
Depth 61 cm., 2 ft.

The simple form of this cassone is very pleasing, and does not distract from the fabulous, rich, lustrous patina that it has developed over time which is its main feature.
Dimensions
Height 65.00 cm (25.59 inches)
Width 132.00 cm (51.97 inches)
Depth 61.00 cm (24.02 inches)
Medium
Walnut
Lucy Johnson

Lucy Johnson
Mailing address: Bartons Lodge
Berry End
Eversholt
Burford
Bedfordshire
MK17 9EB
England

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