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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 153

    A FLEMISH OAK COFFER

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FLEMISH OAK COFFER
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Carved overall with linen fold motif, the moulded rectangular top enclosing a plain interior, the lid associated, TOGETHER WITH an English oak coffer, late 17th Century, with front panels carved with rosette-filled lozenges, on block feet, AND a polychrome-decorated stained pine coffer, 19th Century, incorporating earlier elements, probably South German, decorated with foliage, one front panel centred by a shield, the other inscribed 'M.S.'
    The first: 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high; 24 in. (61 cm.) wide; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) deep;
    the second: 20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) high; 35¾ in. (91 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43.5 cm.) deep;
    the third: 16 in. (40.5 cm.) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) wide; 12½ in. (32 cm.) deep (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 29, AND 138-160)