27 March 2019
A Tudor panelled oak chest
Sold Price £750
A Tudor panelled oak chest, second half 16th century, the panelled and hinged lid and with incised title 'AELST PASTOR', with iron lock plate and iron lock securing the lid, the linenfold carved four panelled front above stile feet, 67cm high, 126cm wide, 55cm deep
For examples of similar 16th century coffers incorporating linenfold decoration see Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture: The British Tradition, Antique Collectors Club, 1979, page 420, figure 4:19, and page 421, figure 4:20.