17th Century Devon Coffer

An excellent example of an English 17th Century Oak Coffer.
With a superbly carved front. Retaining a wonderful rich glowing colour and patina.
The carving is deep and bold and has obviously been done by a highly skilled craftsman of the period. The Figure of five guilloche
carved panels are thought to be typical of furniture from Devon.
The top is of panel construction also.
The coffer is completely original apart from the lock plate.


Price £1950 Sold

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Small Plank Kist

Really lovely 17th century small oak plank coffer of superb colour and condition with very nicely shaped ends. The proportions of this piece work very well and the interior features the original candle box as you can see from the photo. a very smart kist of solid construction.
32″ wide
12″ and a half deep
19″ high

Price £1850

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Coffer With Applied Lozenge

17th century oak coffer  of nice proportions, panel construction with applied lozenge and arcaded carved top rail.

44″ and a half wide
15″ deep
24″ and a half high

Price £950

Circa 1680

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Halifax Coffer

17th Century oak coffer of good colour and patina retaining the original ring hinges. The panels decorated with excellently carved lozenges. This is a Yorkshire coffer originating from the Halifax area. A lovely example in good original condition.
54″ wide
22″ and a half deep
28″ tall

Price £1250

Circa 1690Full kist

Coffer Batch

small and perfectly proportioned early 18th century welsh oak coffer bach in superb original condition with original wooden hinged lid and charming wooden lock for the draw operated from inside the chest. The cabinet work, colour and overall clean condition of this piece make it special.
27″ wide
14″ deep
18″ high

Price £2800 Sold

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Carved Oak Kist

17th Century oak coffer . With carved paneled front and plank top. The center panel depicting a tulip flanked by two panels depicting figs. Good colour ,in complete original condition apart from hinges and lock.

Price £950 SOLD

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Oak & Ash Mule Kist

Superbly carved early 18th century oak and ash mule kist of wonderful colour and surface. This is a fine example of a Yorkshire kist probably originating from Halifax. The carving is very good and depicts a tulip in the center panel flanked by two lozenges. In the center of the scroll carved top rail are the initials S.P and date 1728. The top is made from ash and has developed a really nice light colour and patina. The kist is in completely original condition apart from the hinges and lock.

Price £1400 SOLD

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