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    Sale 12034

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    AN ELIZABETHAN CHANNEL-MOULDED OAK PLANK CHEST

    LATE 16TH CENTURY, WELSH BORDERS

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    AN ELIZABETHAN CHANNEL-MOULDED OAK PLANK CHEST
    LATE 16TH CENTURY, WELSH BORDERS
    With wide incurved front stile feet, knuckle hinges and two interior tills
    25 in. (64 cm.) high; 50 ½ in. (128 cm.) wide; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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    Similar chests with this distinctive curved foot are illustrated and attributed to Breconshire and Radnorshire in Bebb 'Welsh Furniture 1250-1950', Vol. II, Saer 2007, pages 146-147

    Special Notice

    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    By repute Sizergh Castle, Westmorland