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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 365

    A YORKSHIRE OAK SETTLE

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A YORKSHIRE OAK SETTLE
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Profusely carved to the back with stylised berried foliage and trees, initialled and dated 'S.E.C. 1697', with hinged box seat
    47in. (119cm.) high (excluding finials); 80in. (203cm.) wide; 17in. (44cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    The Cresset family, Upton Cresset Hall, Shropshire
    The initials carved to the back of the settle 'S.E.C.' are believed to be for a Cresset family member