Coffret
French Oak Coffret, circa 1480, of delightful proportions and a most attractive carved tracery front. The construction is typical of Northern France at this period with very close dove tail joints. The decoration is a superbly executed design of interlinked quatrefoils with leaf and bud centres. The lock plate is period, but is either a replacement or has been re-fixed. The hinges have been replaced with 17th Century "butterfly" hinges. It would also originally have had a till with a dowel hinged top which is now lost.
Dimensions
Height 33.50 cm (13.19 inches)
Width 62.00 cm (24.41 inches)
Depth 33.50 cm (13.19 inches)
Stock Code
1126
Medium
Oak Coffret
Shaw Edwards Antiques

Shaw Edwards Antiques
Reading, Berkshire.
Also Edenbridge Galleries
1 The Square
Edenbridge, Kent
TN8 5BD

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