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A late 16thC English antique oak child’s coffer or boarded chest.
Of diminutive size (only 19 1/2″ wide), this coffer was made for a child.
Plank and nailed construction.
The single plank lid joined to the carcass by way of wire hinges. The carved front decorated with scrolls and stylised foliage. Supported on V-cut end boards.
With its original lock plate and the remains of the original hasp to the underside of the lid too.
Condition – Good as per the images.
Size: Width 49.5 cm x Height 34 cm x 23 cm (19 1/2″ x 13 1/2″ x 9″)
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