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Dating oak coffers

An over 300 year old coffer with great rustic character & charm!

It has tall stile feet & an iron lock, keeper & hinges. The three plank flat top has some shrinkage to boards commensurate with age. This an antique coffer, an early 18th century trunk. Three panel front carved with circular radiating detailrnlunette carving to the front upper and low… Superb historic piece with tremendous naval interestrncarrying the name plate of one g. Glorious colour and desirable aged patinarnvigorously carved geometric decoration to the front panel…On both types the underside of the lid was sometimes cross-battened.VALUES Plenty of variation; generally only boarded, simply chip-carved and completely plain paneled chests fail to reach the thousand mark. old woodworm holes evident in floor boards, and evidence of previous repair, though not visible from the front or top of the chest (see photos). PLEASE REFER TO PICTURES ALL ITEMS ARE DISPATCHED THE NEXT WORKING DAY AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECEIVED. A VERY ATTRACTIVE, bought at an auction about 6 years ago and stood in our hall but due to layout changes is no longer needed, surplus to our requirements. I have for sale a number of A CARVED OAK BLANKET BOX RUG . i post within 5 working days mainly Wednesday and do not post...

oak coffer Very good condition and boxed and well looked after. The auction is for all so please don't contact me if you are wishing to purchase individually Collection in person in Uttoxeter area Antique coffer, english oak joined chest, queen. We use dhl express for all our international orders either via their european road network or an express air service Antique Solid Oak Welsh Coffer "Coffor" Bach we are reluctant to part with our beautiful oak coffer but we need the space as we have down sized into a cottage. Antique 18th Century & later Georgian oak coffer vintage ornate 'linenfold' - 'old charm' oak blanket box / chest / trunk / coffee table..

Look at decoration and for any difference from standard methods of construction.

VICTORIAN ALTERATIONS Some chests had additional carving executed in the 19th C when 'Jacobean' furniture was popular.

Sides extend to the ground with V shape cut out to form feet.

Usually carved decoration on front (and sometimes sides); simply carved border on sides of lid and vertical edges of front.

a lovely antique carved oak coffer / blanket chest. oak coffer hardly been used atall also from a clean smoke free and pet free home I'm having a clear out so Check out my other listings if there's something else your looking for 😊 Will only post within the UK Or you are welcome to pay cash for this item ...