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15 May 2019

The Collection from Plaish Hall, Church Stretton, Shropshire

Lot 2

A Commonwealth oak coffer

Estimate £500 - £700 + fees

A Commonwealth oak coffer, circa 1650, the rectangular top with moulded edge, above the triple panel lozenge moulded front, on stile feet, 73cm high, 125cm wide, 55cm deep

For a chest of the period displaying similar applied motifs see Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture: The British Tradition, Antique Collectors Club, 1979, page 440, figure 4:51.