The table top with moulded edge above a row of three drawers all of the drawers are ash lined with brass handles and separated by a carved panel.
This is above a central fully panelled kneehole with foot rest and flanked on either side by a cupboard door with carved incised panel and original brass handles and with internal shelf.
Joined and pegged coffers such as this, particularly with panelled construction to the front, sides and backs, were far more expensive than the boarded and nailed coffers of the same date which have a simple form and which were made by less skilled carpenters.
' The quantity and quality of such market fresh furniture will create international interest and will also appeal to collectors who wish to acquire a piece of history from a romantic and turbulent period. Approximately 180 lots will be offered to buyers at auction on January.
The whole wardrobe stands on a deep plinth base and separates for eas of transporting.
Constructed from quality Ash this is a superb fully matching bedroom suite with fabulous detail and quality original fittings.Browse through the category to have a look at all the items available from us.Wide and Eclectic Antique furniture collection of Antique coffers, Trunks, antique french coffre and other antique storage pieces dating from the 16th Century, 17th Century, 18th Century & 19th Century.To the centre there is an open compartment with original hooks ( this could be converted to hanging space) above four sliding tray drawers over three drawers all with original brass handles.To the other side it has full length hanging space above a deep single drawer.